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

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+ Let x = (sqrt(5) + 1)/2 and y = sqrt(3) + sqrt(2). Then the Lucas number (x^36779 - 1/x^36779)/(x - 1/x) is prime and the Lehmer number (y^36779 + 1/y^36779)/(y + 1/y) is a probable prime. [Broadhurst]

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