Goldbach Comet

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The Goldbach conjecture states that any even integer greater than two can be expressed as the sum of two prime numbers (but not necessarily uniquely). Plotting the number of possible sums of pairs of primes for a given number, the picture looks like a comet tail.

Contributed by: Enrique Zeleny (March 2011)
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