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* <!-- Oct 31 --> An update to [[apgsearch]] sets another new record by finding a [[42100M|16x16 methuselah]] with a lifespan of 42,100 ticks.
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* <!-- Oct 31 --> A self-constructing "loopship", a new type of spaceship with a non-[[Geminoid]] design, is completed by [[Dave Greene]].
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* <!-- Oct 30 --> A [[periodic]] (p5 or p4) [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=65290#p65198 quinti-Snark] is constructed by Tanner Jacobi, with the usual implications for reductions to the glider gun collection.
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* <!-- Oct 29 --> [[apgluxe]] v4.56-[[lifelib|ll]]2.0.5 and [[Catagolue]] add support for [[BSFKL]] rules.
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* <!-- Oct 28 --> A record-setting 39,693-tick methuselah, [[Wilma]], is discovered by [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=&p=65124#p65124 Rob Liston] using a custom FPGA [[soup]] searcher.
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* <!-- Oct 27 --> An [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=65112#p65111 new LWSS synthesis] by [[Chris Cain]] allows for [[LWSS]], [[MWSS]], and [[HWSS]] guns with [[pseudo]] [[period]]s as low as 18.  18 is the minimum for HWSS streams.)
 
* <!-- Oct 21 --> [[Hartmut Holzwart]] completes a [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=64638#p64968 two-dimensionally extensible wick-supporting pushalong] with a minimum width of over a thousand cells.
 
* <!-- Oct 21 --> [[Hartmut Holzwart]] completes a [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=64638#p64968 two-dimensionally extensible wick-supporting pushalong] with a minimum width of over a thousand cells.
 
* <!-- Oct 21 --> New [[Orthogonoid]]s with periods 2<sup>27</sup> and 2<sup>28</sup> are [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=64949#p64949 constructed] by [[Dave Greene]], followed by a 2<sup>25</sup> version by [[Adam P. Goucher]].
 
* <!-- Oct 21 --> New [[Orthogonoid]]s with periods 2<sup>27</sup> and 2<sup>28</sup> are [http://www.conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=64949#p64949 constructed] by [[Dave Greene]], followed by a 2<sup>25</sup> version by [[Adam P. Goucher]].

Revision as of 00:40, 4 December 2018

The following is a list of past news items that ran on the Main Page:

2018

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