**This topic is getting a little mathematical.**

philosophy

fɪˈlɒsəfi/

**noun****1.****the study of the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality, and existence, especially when considered as an academic discipline.**

**Given this is a definition of philosophy this topic fits well within our topic.**

**What P vs NP really asks is simply put as**

**"are there some problems that computers will never be able to assist us with, or is it that we just haven't yet figured out the method yet?."**

**Given the recent advances is computing power this raises a timely question. While this topic is far more mathematical than the others we have explored I think it really worth exploring. Find an easy solution for one of the NP-Complete problems and you'll also win $1,000,000. Ever wondered why some people study maths? this should give you some motivation!**

**This question also raises the interesting question of whether we discover or invent Mathematics. If it is invented then who owns that piece of knowledge? A movie called "The Travelling Salesman" addresses this curious problem. BT can give you a link if you are interested.**

**This problem has been referenced in many forms of pop-culture. Including The Simpsons, Futurama, Elementary and many more. Let us know what you discover**

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