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- June 20th, 2021, 5:41 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries
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### Re: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries

Here's an unconnectable I->P: x = 7, y = 14, rule = LifeHistory 3.A$.3A$A$2A3$4.3D$4.D.D$4.D.D$.3C$.C2.C$5.C$2.C.C$3.C! This position of the eater allows for more room for an output, but pis are notoriously difficult to catalyze: x = 9, y = 14, rule = LifeHistory 2A$A.A$2.A$2.2A3$6.3D$6.D.D$6.D.D$3...

- June 20th, 2021, 12:10 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Results of catalyst tests
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### Re: Results of catalyst tests

According to Catagolue, it is called the G.Sphenocorona wrote: ↑June 19th, 2021, 1:32 amI suspect there are other variants for the partner to the... (what do we call that loopy claw motif again? that thing) that have different effects or active areas they work with.

- June 19th, 2021, 1:23 am
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries
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### Re: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries

Rather slow eater for the smallest c/4 orthogonal spaceship, featuring an atypical eater 1 catalysis: x = 28, y = 26, rule = B3/S23 2o$2o$25bo$23bo2b2o$21b3o$20bobo$20bob2o$19bo4bo$18b2o2$6b2o9bo4b2o$5b obo13bo$5bo12b3o$4b2o14bo$21bo$20b2o$21bo$21b2o$18bo2b2o$16b2o3bo$18bo $9b2o$8bo2bo$7bob2o$7bo$6b...

- June 12th, 2021, 3:06 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
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### Re: Oscillator Discussion Thread

This p12 traffic light hassler should be completable in one of two ways: 1. Double p6 domino sparker. Note where the sparks will be at generation 6; they won't interfere. snip 2. The sparks can be placed farther out one generation later. I tried two different welds, but neither one works. (The spar...

- May 9th, 2021, 10:31 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
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### Re: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries

Toad-supported P4 x = 20, y = 11, rule = B3/S23 8b3o$9b3o$b2o14b2o$o2bobo8bobo2bo$b2o14b2o$3b2o10b2o$b2o2b10o2b2o$o2bo 12bo2bo$b2o14b2o$8b3o$9b3o! Alternative stabilization: x = 20, y = 11, rule = B3/S23 8b2obo$8bob2o$b2o14b2o$o2bobo8bobo2bo$b2o14b2o$3b2o10b2o$b2o2b10o2b2o$ o2bo12bo2bo$b2o14b2o$8bo...

- May 6th, 2021, 11:44 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

(5,16)c/74:

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```
x = 5, y = 4, rule = B3/S23-e4e
2o$o$bob2o$2b2o!
```

- May 6th, 2021, 11:41 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

Linear replicator that leaves a burning fuse behind it:

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```
x = 4, y = 3, rule = B3-c5y7/S23-c4z
3o$o2bo$b2o!
```

- April 4th, 2021, 5:48 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
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### Re: Octagon oscillators

Intriguingly, two stabilizations of Octagon 5 have shown up on Catagolue in C4_1: x = 19, y = 19, rule = B3/S23 8b3o$9bo2$7bobobo2$6bo5bo$5bob5obo$3bo2bo5bo2bo$o5bo2bo2bo5bo$2obo2bobobobo2b ob2o$o5bo2bo2bo5bo$3bo2bo5bo2bo$5bob5obo$6bo5bo2$7bobobo2$9bo$8b3o! x = 17, y = 17, rule = B3/S23 5b2ob2o$5b2o...

- March 27th, 2021, 11:57 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: Thread for your unusual catalyses
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### Re: Thread for your unusual catalyses

You mean B3y?wwei47 wrote: ↑March 25th, 2021, 10:59 pmThe tub is slightly unusual, but it's really just engaging via B3c instead of the usual B3q.Code: Select all

`snip`

- March 21st, 2021, 8:54 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

Neat p6:

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```
x = 7, y = 4, rule = B3/S234kw
4b2o$4b3o$3o$b2o!
```

- March 17th, 2021, 2:40 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

Thought this was amusing:

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```
x = 2, y = 3, rule = B3/S1e23|B3-i/S23
2o$o$o!
```

- March 2nd, 2021, 2:06 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

The following highway-robbing reflector gives all oscillators of period 8n + 2, where n is a positive integer: x = 19, y = 22, rule = B3-qy/S23 obo$b2o10b2o$bo11bo$14b3o$16bo$12b2o$12bobo2b2o$13bo2bobo$17bo6$7bo$6b obo2bo$6b2o2bobo$11b2o$8bo$8b3o$11bo$10b2o! Wha... how did you find it? Observed a g...

- February 24th, 2021, 3:01 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

The following highway-robbing reflector gives all oscillators of period 8n + 2, where n is a positive integer: x = 19, y = 22, rule = B3-qy/S23 obo$b2o10b2o$bo11bo$14b3o$16bo$12b2o$12bobo2b2o$13bo2bobo$17bo6$7bo$6b obo2bo$6b2o2bobo$11b2o$8bo$8b3o$11bo$10b2o! This is also the rule with the common dia...

- February 15th, 2021, 10:33 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

This doesn't work in LifeViewer, but it does in Golly. Can anyone figure out the speed of this wickstretcher? x = 3, y = 5, rule = R1,C0,S0,B0,2,N3 bo$o$2o2$2bo! Here's the smallest spaceship in the rule (6 cells): x = 4, y = 4, rule = R1,C0,S0,B0,2,N3 o$bo$obo$bobo! The rule is dominated by puffer ...

- February 13th, 2021, 12:41 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

p84:

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```
x = 3, y = 3, rule = B35i/S2-n3
3o$2bo$b2o!
```

- February 11th, 2021, 5:13 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: PotY 2020 Nomination Thread
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### Re: PotY 2020 Nomination Thread

Though doing this does create a different spaceship, this was already known. The form on the wiki minimizes the bounding box.chenterodri wrote: ↑February 11th, 2021, 4:39 pmIs it about the 186P7H2V0 spaceship. I see there are a variant if you change the "ship´s legs" left to righ, and righ to left. Just that. Regards!

- February 9th, 2021, 1:43 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules 2 transitions from Life
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### Re: Rules 2 transitions from Life

Not sure if this linear growth (c/5o wickstretcher) has been spotted yet: x = 6, y = 5, rule = B2c3-i/S23 2o$ob2o$o3bo$4bo$4b2o! EDIT: Yes, 799 occurrences on Catagolue, but it doesn't appear to have been recorded here. The rule also has this c/4o: x = 7, y = 5, rule = B2c3-i/S23 3bob2o$bo4bo$o$bo4b...

- February 8th, 2021, 3:09 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

An remarkably thin puffer:

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```
x = 4, y = 4, rule = B3-y6a/S234i
2bo$o2bo$o2bo$2b2o!
```

- February 5th, 2021, 3:49 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: Chemicals (Game)
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### Re: Chemicals (Game)

Copper metal, Cu

- January 31st, 2021, 5:54 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: = a civilized game of chess [GAME] =
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### Re: = a civilized game of chess [GAME] =

blue team 3... Bc5 Red's perspective: r n b q k _ _ r p p p p _ p p p _ _ _ _ _ n _ _ _ _ b _ p _ _ _ _ _ _ _ P _ _ _ _ _ N _ _ N _ _ P P P P _ P P P R _ B Q K B _ R Blue's perspective: R _ B K Q B _ R P P P _ P P P P _ _ N _ _ N _ _ _ _ _ P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ p _ b _ _ _ _ n _ _ _ _ _ p p p _ p p p p r...

- January 31st, 2021, 3:03 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: = a civilized game of chess [GAME] =
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### Re: = a civilized game of chess [GAME] =

**blue team**

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2... Nf6

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- January 31st, 2021, 2:39 pm
- Forum: Patterns
- Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
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### Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

I remember finding that collision a while back.MathAndCode wrote: ↑January 21st, 2021, 5:12 pmI suspect that all of the three-glider collisions with four degrees of freedom have been investigated.C28 wrote: ↑January 21st, 2021, 5:06 pmCode: Select all

`x = 10, y = 4, rule = B3/S23 b2o3b2o$obo3bobo$2bo5bo$8b2o!`

- January 22nd, 2021, 7:23 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Brian's Brain
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### Re: Brian's Brain

rlifesrc finds this p6 at width 6 within a second. Minimum population is 72, minimum number of healthy cells is 32.

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```
x = 29, y = 6, rule = /2/3
8.AB2.B.A.BA8.B$7.B4.A.2B2.B6.2A$.3A2.A.A4.2B2.A.A.A4.BAB$BA2B3.B3.B.
B.AB3.B.BA.2A$2.A.A2.AB2A.2B.2AB.2A2BA2.B$4.B4.AB.A.B2.AB2.A!
```

- January 17th, 2021, 4:37 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: Not very interesting rule: B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a
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### Re: Not very interesting rule: B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a

Nice find! That is indeed the first known 2c/4 orthogonal in the rule. The second p4 tagalong can be attached to the same backend as the first p4 tagalong: x = 51, y = 18, rule = B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a bo4bo23bo4bo$obo2bobo21bobo2bobo$2b4ob2o22b4ob2o$2bo2bobob3o19bo2bobob 3o$7bobobo24bobobo$6b2o3bo23b...

- January 14th, 2021, 12:49 pm
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: Not very interesting rule: B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a
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### Re: Not very interesting rule: B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a

xs9_44ll4 synthesized in 4G: x = 15, y = 8, rule = B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a 9bo$10b2o3$14bo$5bo7bo$2bo2bo7bo$2o4bo! This also solves xs8_4ll4 in 5G: x = 9, y = 7, rule = B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a 7bo$7bo$b2o5bo2$5o2$b2o! And xs9_g0s522z1 in 6G: x = 14, y = 9, rule = B2ce3-ajnr/S12-ak3-a 5b2o$o$bo2b5o$bo$5b2...