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A pretty interesting development in number theory...

On April 17, a paper arrived in the inbox of Annals of Mathematics, one of the discipline’s preeminent journals. Written by a mathematician virtually unknown to the experts in his field — a 50-something lecturer at the University of New Hampshire named Yitang Zhang — the paper claimed to have taken a huge step forward in understanding one of mathematics’ oldest problems, the twin primes conjecture.

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2 years, 1 month ago

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Here is the link to Dr. Yitang Zhang's paper called "Bounded gaps between primes". Ananth Jayadev · 9 months ago

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Was it proofread? Ali Caglayan · 2 years ago

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@Ali Caglayan @Ali Caglayan I believe so. Subsequent articles talk about peer reviewers. Silas Hundt Staff · 2 years ago

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I think the paper is from last year. Bogdan Simeonov · 2 years, 1 month ago

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@Bogdan Simeonov Oh, yes it is! Silas Hundt Staff · 2 years, 1 month ago

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