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Number Theorists' Big Cover-Up Proves Harder Than It Looks

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Science  15 Feb 2008:
Vol. 319, Issue 5865, pp. 898-899
DOI: 10.1126/science.319.5865.898

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Recent progress in the theory of coverings--collections of number sequences that, taken together, include every single integer--was described at the Joint Mathematics Meeting.