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## #1 2012-09-10 15:54:58

MathsIsFun
Registered: 2005-01-21
Posts: 7,657

### Proof claimed for deep connection between primes

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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## #2 2012-09-10 18:37:19

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Proof claimed for deep connection between primes

Hi MIF;

Thanks for the link!

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #3 2012-09-10 20:11:47

MathsIsFun
Registered: 2005-01-21
Posts: 7,657

### Re: Proof claimed for deep connection between primes

Have you read the 500 pages yet? Is he right? Huh?

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

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## #4 2012-09-10 20:18:25

bob bundy
Registered: 2010-06-20
Posts: 8,054

### Re: Proof claimed for deep connection between primes

Holiday reading, I thought!

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz
You cannot teach a man anything;  you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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## #5 2012-09-11 00:34:48

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Proof claimed for deep connection between primes

MIF wrote:

Have you read the 500 pages yet? Is he right? Huh?

I will wait for the movie. I am in and out in 2 hours.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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