GIMP

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AcronymDefinition
GIMPGNU Image Manipulation Program
GIMPGreat Internet Mersenne Prime (prime number collaborative; free computer software)
GIMPGeneric Incursion Management Plan (Australia)
GIMPGraphics and Image Manipulation Program (software)
GIMPGrandpa in My Pocket (TV show)
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So that you don't have to go through the process of verifying it for yourself, an online collaboration called Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) - whose software Pace was running - already did that.
The first step is the join Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) project by going to www.
Primequest The Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search, a cooperative computing project, helps find a prime with nearly 13 million digits (SN Online: 9/20/08).
As well, one can get involved in one of the collaborative prime searching projects; this would make an excellent class group project; one is the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS).
18, the computer-based Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) turned up the largest known prime number, whose formula is 2 to the 25,964,951st power minus 1.
A participant in the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search found the largest known prime number, which runs to 4,053,946 decimal digits (160: 372).
A participant in the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) has identified the largest prime number yet.
Founded in 1996, a worldwide effort to identify record-breaking primes--numbers evenly divisible only by themselves and 1--has attracted more than 13,000 participants to the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) (SN: 2/21/98, p.
A college sophomore participating in the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search discovered the largest known prime number--a 909,526-digit behemoth (153: 127).
As participants in the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS), more than 4,000 people worldwide are chasing after the record for the largest known prime number.