Sunday, March 27, 2016

An amazing "prime conspiracy" discovered by Lemke Oliver and Soundararajan

QUANTA MAGAZINE / Number Theory
Mathematicians Discover Prime Conspiracy
A previously unnoticed property of prime numbers seems to violate a longstanding assumption about how they behave. 

Terrence Tao: Biases between consecutive primes 
https://terrytao.wordpress.com/2016/03/14/biases-between-consecutive-primes

Lemke Oliver and Soundararajan  ArXiv article
http://arxiv.org/abs/1603.03720