Math World Abuzz With Claims Of 'Astounding' Solution | this curious life | Scoop.it

 

 

'A Japanese mathematician claims to have the proof for the ABC conjecture, a statement about the relationship between prime numbers that has been called the most important unsolved problem in number theory.

 

The conjecture has also been described as a sort of grand unified theory of whole numbers, in that the proofs of many other important theorems follow immediately.'