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NH professor among mathematicians making strides in understanding of prime numbers

In May, University of New Hampshire mathematician Yitang Zhang showed that there are infinitely many pairs of primes that are no more than 70,000,000 numbers away from each other. This was the first time such an upper bound was established.


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