The 3x+1 Problem
# The 3x+1 Problem

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Number theorists have a way of making the evident,
obscure.
—@DrQz

*"Mathematics is not yet ready for such problems."* —P. Erdös

But, maybe computers are. —@DrQz

For example, this is what 3x+1 can look like if you throw VRML at it:

Alternatively, this could happen.

*I think the first step is just to be adventurous:
not to stay in the comfort of well-established mathematical theories, but
instead to go out into the wider mathematical universe and start
finding, ***experimentally**, what's true.
—Stephen Wolfram

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On 27 Mar 2019, 11:52.