Re: [PrimeNumbers] AP25
- Chris Caldwell wrote:
> I agree! Decided to change my 2006 banner notes about the lastNice. I see it's already in Prime Curios!:
> Mersenne to this AP on my "main" page primes.utm.edu/
> and primes.utm.edu/largest.html
This can also be updated:
> We know they exist with arbitrary length, but 25 seems a longYes it does. I made a similar "but" when Jarek's earlier record was
> way from infinity doesn't it?
mentioned on Wikipedia's main page in 2007 with the text:
"Did you know...
...that existence of arbitrarily many primes in arithmetic progression was
proven in 2004, but it took 75 computers to find an example with 24 primes?"
It's archived at
(People are not supposed to know the "Did you know" facts)
I have updated http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primes_in_arithmetic_progression
Jens Kruse Andersen