Stanley Chang: A History of Prime Numbers (2013 video)

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"Stanley Chang: A History of Prime Numbers" (

What does Edward Snowden have to do with prime numbers? Mathematics professor Stanley Chang addresses this question and others, moving from the National Security Agency to network security, prime and composite numbers to computer factorization, in this talk on the history of prime numbers during Wellesley's Family & Friends Weekend 2013. (ZetaMedia)