Anthony Wood – /^(pp+1)\1+$|^p?+$/

Anthony Wood first appeared on our stage when we popped it up in the big room at Spike Island with an interesting  reflection on twins. For his second appearance he proved he’s not a single-speed geek and cranked it up a notch with this lightning-paced but well built-up lesson in how to search for prime numbers using the apparently “human readable” language Perl.

We’ll leave you to make your own mind up, but consider this: we downloaded his slide deck 6 times to try and undo a “corrupt” file before we realised the text was exactly as Anthony intended…

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