Nicolay Beluchenko is a Life enthusiast who has found many small Gardens of Eden, including Flower of Eden, currently the second smallest known such pattern. He has also discovered several oscillators including Beluchenko's p37 and Beluchenko's p51, the first known oscillators of period 37 and 51, respectively.
In September, 2005 Beluchenko discovered the first c/6 diagonal spaceship, seal, and its only known tagalong. He has also found many spaceships of other speeds, including a small c/5 diagonal spaceship, 67P5H1V1.
Patterns found by Nicolay Beluchenko