|25th March 2004
Atiyah and Singer share second Abel Prize
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has awarded the Abel Prize for 2004 to Sir Michael Francis Atiyah and Isadore M. Singer.2nd December 2003
40th Mersenne prime disovered
The Great Internet Mersenne prime search announces the discovery of a new Mersenne prime.
6th April 2003
Abel prize awarded to Jean-Pierre Serre
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has awarded the first Abel Prize to Jean-Pierre Serre.
30th March 2003
A step towards the Twin Prime Conjecture?
An important advance has been made in prime number theory that may pave the way towards a proof of the twin prime conjecture.
5th December 2001
New prime number discovered
The 39th known Mersenne prime has been found.