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Can you tell us some not-widely-known insights about prime numbers?
Are the distances between twin primes now quite well known, though?
What does the factoring learned in an Algebra 2 class actually do in a real-life situation?
Assuming one-way functions don't exist, could the uncertainty given by a multiway function be able to save cryptography?
How can we prove this randomness on a big scale?
Could there be an inverse of the law of entropy increase? Something like under certain conditions, structural organization always increases? Which maybe gives rise to something like bioevolution?
Is there really an infinite amount of primes? View Less »