Fw: Re: Zhang many small prime gaps -- alleged improvements
--- On Thu, 6/27/13, djbroadhurst <d.broadhurst@...> wrote:
to the mods, but forwarding...
> --- In email@example.com,
> "paulunderwooduk" <paulunderwood@...> wrote:
> > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4_sNKoO-RA
> Worth watching, but "caveat watcher":
> the main speakers are physicists,
> so don't expect precision :-)
> In particular the physicist who said
> that Goldbach is a millennium challenge
> was way off mark. But that's beside the
> point: in such presentations one does not
> expect precision, but rather perspective.
> By the latter criterion the video was OK,
> for me, at least.
Their use of infinity was painful. I didn't like the hint of "randomness"
when RH was mentioned either.
However, it's youtube, I didn't expect either precision or accuracy,
and wasn't disappointed.
() ASCII ribbon campaign () Hopeless ribbon campaign
/\ against HTML mail /\ against gratuitous bloodshed
[stolen with permission from Daniel B. Cristofani]