Prime numbers

Just found this very interesting article on BBC about prime numbers and how cycles of life in insects are corresponding to prime numbers, whereby a reader commented the same concept was already discussed in a book called “The music of the Primes”.

There is also this 617 digit number and nobody has been able to find the 2 prime numbers that divide it. Just as I had been asked by someone what is the longest number in the world, I shall seek to introduce this one:






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