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GIMPS has discovered a new largest known prime number: 282589933-1 (24,862,048 digits)

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Ernst Gabor Strauss (1922--1983) was said to have replied to a student's question about why 1 is not a prime: "The primes are the building bricks for arithmetic, and 1 is just not a brick!"


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