tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5234436246664688381.post934280542292798185..comments2017-04-24T04:00:12.431-07:00Comments on Mathematics, biology and recreation: Factoring integers using the complex planeJonathan Dushoffhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03197609136976213552noreply@blogger.comBlogger2125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5234436246664688381.post-91678523811620568562014-12-04T14:55:56.937-08:002014-12-04T14:55:56.937-08:00Also, today's composite of the day is the diff...Also, today's composite of the day is the difference between two fourth powers. That must be very rare.Jonathan Dushoffhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03197609136976213552noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5234436246664688381.post-33160794311585639722014-12-04T14:06:04.116-08:002014-12-04T14:06:04.116-08:00Man, for years I thought this was called the littl...Man, for years I thought this was called the little theorem, but apparently that's something else. The one I meant has no cool name: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fermat%27s_theorem_on_sums_of_two_squares.<br />Jonathan Dushoffhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03197609136976213552noreply@blogger.com