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by 77topaz
Today, 7:09 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Rules with interesting dynamics
Replies: 480
Views: 133143

Re: Rules with interesting dynamics

A cool-looking explosion fuelled by a multitude of rakes and breeders: x = 226, y = 236, rule = B2e3-a/S1c23-a4wz 2o2b2o3bo3b2o2bob2ob4o3bo2b6obo2bob2o6b2o2b2o3b3o3bo3b2obob3o2b2o3bo2b 3obobobobo2bo2bo3bob2o2bo5bo2bo2bob2obob3o3b2obob2o2bo3b2o2b5o2b6ob3ob 2o2b6o2b3o3b4obobobo3b2o4b2obobo2bob3o$5b3ob...
by 77topaz
Yesterday, 2:26 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: apgsearch - haul requests
Replies: 475
Views: 144723

Re: apgsearch - haul requests

B2i3-n4eqrz5cer6i/S2-i3-ac4it6c Natural failedrep-based puffer in this rule: x = 16, y = 16, rule = B2i3-n4eqrz5cer6i/S2-i3-ac4it6c 2o4b2ob2o2b3o$4obo4bobo$2bob5o2b5o$b4ob3ob2o3bo$b2o2bo2bob5o$2bob3obo 2bob3o$o3b4o3bo3bo$3bo2b2obobobo$ob3ob2obo5bo$ob4obob3ob3o$o2b2o2b3o2b ob2o$2bob3o2bo3b2o$2bobobo...
by 77topaz
November 15th, 2019, 7:23 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: apgsearch - haul requests
Replies: 475
Views: 144723

Re: apgsearch - haul requests

B2cei3a4qt5ac6a7e/S1c2-n3enqr4r5ij6aci8 Peculiar-looking natural puffer in this rule: x = 16, y = 16, rule = B2cei3a4qt5ac6a7e/S1c2-n3enqr4r5ij6aci8 3ob2o2bo5b2o$4o4bobobobo$3b2ob2o6b2o$3b3obo3b5o$4obo3bobob3o$4b4ob2o4b o$2b4ob4o2b3o$bo2bobo2b4ob2o$b2obob3ob6o$obob2ob2o6bo$obob5obobobo$bob o2bo4b2o...
by 77topaz
November 9th, 2019, 6:04 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

WildMyron's script has finished its search space, full list of periods it discovered for n = 98: n = 1 ... 40, 42, 44, 45, 46, 48, 56, 58, 60. p5488 (56*98) ship, it has several temporary ships behind it which make the bounding box so large it gets classified as ov_q5488: x = 125, y = 62, rule = B2k...
by 77topaz
November 8th, 2019, 12:05 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Smallest long-lived methuselahs
Replies: 67
Views: 12967

Re: Smallest long-lived methuselahs

Somewhat off-topic, but since the tetration rule doesn't have its own thread I wanted to note that it's surprisingly non-explosive (and cool-looking) from soup: x = 183, y = 193, rule = B2a3ijry4ity5ey/S3i4ent5er6i 2obo2b3obo2b2obo2bobo4b4ob2obob3o2b4obobo3b2ob6ob3o7bo3b2ob3o3b3ob2obo b4obo2bo3b2o3b...
by 77topaz
November 7th, 2019, 11:38 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Smallest Spaceships Supporting Specific Speeds (5s) Project
Replies: 802
Views: 154720

Re: Smallest Spaceships Supporting Specific Speeds (5s) Project

Many of the new high-period ships in Omosso are likely speeds not yet in this database.
by 77topaz
November 7th, 2019, 6:02 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

Current 98*n ship periods: n = 1 ... 40, 42, 44, 45, 46, 48, 58, 60. p2842 (29*98) ship, some big sparks at the front: x = 118, y = 63, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 111bo2$109b2o$110b2o$114bob2o$114bo2bo$114bo2bo$115b2o2$103b3o$103bo$ 103b4o$107bo3b2o$105bo2bobo$105b2o$107bob2obo2$107b...
by 77topaz
November 6th, 2019, 9:52 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: On demiexplosive rules
Replies: 4
Views: 685

Re: On demiexplosive rules

Rules with sufficiently complex Margolus mechanisms in them like Wild Seas seem to tend to fall in the D2_1 demiexplosive category.
by 77topaz
November 6th, 2019, 9:45 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Smallest Spaceships Supporting Specific Speeds (5s) Project
Replies: 802
Views: 154720

Re: Smallest Spaceships Supporting Specific Speeds (5s) Project

Despite having only 20 degrees of freedom, I found 988 new and 1457 improved speeds among spaceships matching 20 generations of the 28c/1160d; the highest-period of these was this 16c/6878o: x = 12, y = 5, rule = B3-ekn4cerz5ack6cin8/S2-i3-ac4cityz5ciknr6-kn 2o$obo8bo$2bo6bobo$2bo6b3o$2bo! Interest...
by 77topaz
November 5th, 2019, 4:03 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Rules with interesting replicators
Replies: 149
Views: 41990

Re: Rules with interesting replicators

Another modification of the Pascal's Triangle replicator (+S5e) gives an interesting dirty quadratic replicator which covers an area in the shape of a rhombus: x = 4, y = 3, rule = B2en3eijq4cekr5iny6ce78/S1c2ck3-ijkq4ak5ekq6ace7e8 b2o$o2bo$b2o! Adding S5j gives a puffer-fuelled explosion with an in...
by 77topaz
November 5th, 2019, 3:41 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

Current 98*n ship periods: n = 1 ... 28, 30, 32, 33, 34, 36, 38, 39, 40, 42, 44, 45, 58, 60. p3822 (39*98) ship, featuring temporary ships and ship-the-still-lifes: x = 80, y = 53, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 77b2o2$73b2o2bobo$72b2o3b3o$73b2o2b2o$75bobo$75b3o$76bo16$75b3o$9bo65b o2bo$...
by 77topaz
November 4th, 2019, 9:27 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Snowflakes (B2ci3ai4c8/S02ae3eijkq4iz5ar6i7e)
Replies: 467
Views: 109400

Re: Snowflakes (B2ci3ai4c8/S02ae3eijkq4iz5ar6i7e)

Weird dot puffer (p8) involving catalyzed collision of dot + G: x = 8, y = 10, rule = B2ci3ai4c8/S02ae3eijkq4iz5ar6i7e 5bo$6bo$6b2o$5b2o2$4b2o$3bob2o$2o2b2o$bo$2o! I think that's known Yeah, anything that small in Snowflakes is going to be known because of how much this rule has been studied.
by 77topaz
November 4th, 2019, 4:15 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

Current 98*n ship periods: n = 1 ... 28, 30, 32, 33, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 45, 58. p3234 (33*98) ship, featuring a temporary RRO and ship-the-still life at the back: x = 105, y = 73, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 75b3o$75bo2bo$73b2o3bo$73bo3bo$73bo3bo$74b3o2$99b2o$96bo3bo$95bo3b3o$ 95bo4b...
by 77topaz
November 3rd, 2019, 4:22 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

A neat rake which first creates an c/98 and then shunts it sideways: x = 131, y = 49, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 2b3o$bo2bo$bo3bo$2ob3o8$37bo$32b2o2b3o$32bo5b2o$31bo3bo2bo$7b2o22b3o2b 2o90bo$6bobo24b4o90b3o$10b2o114bo2b2o$3b3obobobo114b2o2bo$3bo2bobo121b o$3b3o3bo2$6bo3bo$6bo3bo$7b3o...
by 77topaz
November 2nd, 2019, 5:45 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

With more hauls from Wildmyron's script, we now have spaceships of period 98*n for n = 1 ... 28, 30, 34, 36, 38, 40. The new highest period ship is p3920, it has several objects that it creates and deletes or tugs along behind itself: x = 130, y = 49, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 127bo...
by 77topaz
November 1st, 2019, 10:59 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Rules with interesting replicators
Replies: 149
Views: 41990

Re: Rules with interesting replicators

By slightly modifying the rule for that Pascal's Triangle replicator (specifically, subtracting B3j), I found an interesting rule with a failed replicator that can form spaceships and interesting guns. x = 4, y = 3, rule = B2en3eiq4cekr5iny6ce78/S1c2ck3-ijkq4ak5kq6ace7e8 b2o$o2bo$b2o! x = 182, y = 1...
by 77topaz
October 31st, 2019, 7:10 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Rules with interesting replicators
Replies: 149
Views: 41990

Re: Rules with interesting replicators

?!?!?!?!?!?! x = 1024, y = 2047, rule = B2k3n/S23 o2$bo2$2bo2$3bo2$4bo2$5bo2$6bo2$7bo2$8bo2$9bo2$10bo2$11bo2$12bo2$13bo 2$14bo2$15bo2$16bo2$17bo2$18bo2$19bo2$20bo2$21bo2$22bo2$23bo2$24bo2$ 25bo2$26bo2$27bo2$28bo2$29bo2$30bo2$31bo2$32bo2$33bo2$34bo2$35bo2$36bo 2$37bo2$38bo2$39bo2$40bo2$41bo2$42bo2$4...
by 77topaz
October 31st, 2019, 6:45 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

Wildmyron created an apgluxe/lifelib script to systematically search through these p392 pairs, and it found a lot of new spaceship periods just in the haul with a zero phase difference. The results can be found here and the script used here . There are now spaceships of period 98*n for n = 1 ... 17,...
by 77topaz
October 29th, 2019, 9:15 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: 2D Replicator Classes
Replies: 162
Views: 76719

Re: 2D Replicator Classes

Weird replicator that sort of hovers on the edge of Class U and Class D: x = 5, y = 5, rule = B2k3aci4aiqz5e6ce78/S2aek3cijqr4aceint5kn6ak 2o$o$2o$2bobo$2b3o! Based on this Class D replicator with temporary ships by Danielle: x = 5, y = 5, rule = B2k3aci4aiqz6ce78/S2aek3cijqr4aeint5kn6ak 2o$o$2o$2bo...
by 77topaz
October 24th, 2019, 10:30 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)
Replies: 17
Views: 2616

Re: Omosso (B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n)

Putting two p392 ships together so their side-sparks eventually produces a p1176 ship: x = 137, y = 41, rule = B2k3acijr4ijqy6i7c/S2aek3ijnqr4it5n 2bo$b3o$2o2bo$o2b2o$o3$134bo$133b3o$132bo2b2o$132b2o2bo$32bo103bo$31bo bob3o$31bo2bo2bo$30b2ob2o2bo$8bo22b6o$5b3o$4bobo2b2o$3bobob2obo93bo$2b 2o3bo91b3ob...
by 77topaz
March 26th, 2019, 7:34 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: ATPP (B3-ckq4z/S2-c3-a4iq5k6k)
Replies: 65
Views: 20586

Re: ATPP (B3-ckq4z/S2-c3-a4iq5k6k)

2718281828 wrote:and a simple wick-stretcher (2c/8):

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x = 5, y = 7, rule = B3-ckq4z/S2-c3-a4iq5k6k
2bo$2bo$2bo2$2ob2o$bobo$2ob2o!
The latter one should be known, given its size.
Yeah, it's the fourth RLE in dani's OP. :lol:
by 77topaz
March 26th, 2019, 7:19 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Continue the song
Replies: 67
Views: 13977

Re: Continue the song

toroidalet wrote:If you're livin' in a bubble and you haven't got a care…

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Well, you're gonna be in trouble, cause we're gonna steal your air
Kinda reminds me of dvgrn's toad poem. :P

And one from me:

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Please could you stop the noise, I'm trying to get some rest
by 77topaz
March 26th, 2019, 6:53 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Reflectorless Rotating Oscillators (RRO)
Replies: 97
Views: 38438

Re: Reflectorless Rotating Oscillators (RRO)

x = 14, y = 14, rule = B2c3aenq4aijryz5cikqr6ac8/S1e2cik3ejqry4anrwz5a6k b2o8b2o$4o8b2o$o9bob2o$2b2o6bobo7$bobo6b2o$2obo9bo$2o8b4o$b2o8b2o! This rule shows an interesting phenomenon of a sort of temporary breeders that form from the burning of wickstretchers' fuses: x = 233, y = 209, rule = B2c3aen...
by 77topaz
March 25th, 2019, 11:41 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Reflectorless Rotating Oscillators (RRO)
Replies: 97
Views: 38438

Re: Reflectorless Rotating Oscillators (RRO)

The rule is explosive, however. x = 18, y = 13, rule = B2-an3aj4ar5aci8/S01c2-en3ejkn4j5aqry6k7e 2o$o16bo$2o3$bo$b2o5bo$bo3$2o$o16bo$2o! Yes,adding B5q makes it more stable x = 18, y = 13, rule = B2-an3aj4ar5aciq8/S01c2-en3ejkn4j5aqry6k7e 2o$o16bo$2o3$bo$b2o5bo$bo3$2o$o16bo$2o! still occasionally s...
by 77topaz
March 25th, 2019, 11:28 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Continue the song
Replies: 67
Views: 13977

Re: Continue the song

Saka wrote:
Hunting wrote: Fade, maybe?
Nope. I've never heard of that song
Starts with U
Is it by Dream Theater?