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Adam Spencer: Why I fell in love with monster prime numbers – [TED Talks]

They’re millions of digits long, and it takes an army of mathematicians and machines to hunt them down — what’s not to love about monster primes? Adam Spencer, comedian and lifelong math geek, shares his passion for these odd numbers, and for the mysterious magic of math.

Radio host Adam Spencer fills Sydney’s drive-time mornings with smart math and science talk.

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