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# Category: Math

## Ever wonder how Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies) actually work?

## Kurt Gödel

“For any self-consistent recursive axiomatic system powerful enough to describe the arithmetic of the natural numbers (for example Peano arithmetic), there are true propositions about the naturals that cannot be proved from the axioms.”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_G%C3%B6del#The_Incompleteness_Theorem

## Analogies and Metaphors to Explain Gödel’s Theorem

## Stephen Wolfram – Is Mathematics Invented or Discovered

## The Map of Mathematics

## Gottlob Frege – Grundgesetze der Arithmetik

Hardly anything more unfortunate can befall a scientific writer than to have one of the foundations of his edifice shaken after the work is finished. This was the position I was placed in by a letter of Mr. Bertrand Russell, just when the printing of this volume was nearing its completion.