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January 24th, 2021, 10:51 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: 3-4 life
Replies: 8
Views: 4541

### Re: 3-4 life

c/3 wick stretcher. x = 10, y = 23, rule = B34/S34 5bo2\$2b7o\$2bo2bo2bo\$bo2bobo2bo\$bo3bo3bo\$3bo3bo\$2bo5bo\$3b2o2bo\$2b5o\$6b 3o\$7b2o\$4b5o\$6bo\$5b2o2\$4b2o2\$4b2o\$bo6bo\$3bo2bo\$3o4b3o\$4b2o! A p3, p5, p10 and p20 oscillator. x = 61, y = 11, rule = B34/S34 22bo\$3b4o14bobo\$b2o3bo16bo\$bo4bo13bo3bo13bobo17b3o\$o5b...
January 23rd, 2021, 2:23 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: SnakesNLadders: A balance between natural, and artificial mechanics.
Replies: 4
Views: 180

### Re: SnakesNLadders: A balance between natural, and artificial mechanics.

This rule gives me MineCraft vibes.

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``````x = 19, y = 43, rule = SnakesNLadders
``````
December 8th, 2020, 6:36 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata
Replies: 231
Views: 34417

### Re: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata

Ships aren't really my thing. I wrote a slow&bad ship building program in python for practice, being a novice programmer. Have a bunch of spammy c/2s and a couple c/3s found before I got bored of it and moved on: c/2 x = 8, y = 8, rule = B367/S346 2b2o\$b3ob2o\$2b2ob3o\$6obo\$bo3bobo\$2bo2bo\$4bo\$4bo! x =...
December 4th, 2020, 1:41 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
Replies: 2249
Views: 500714

### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

An unnecessarily big c/2 in some ot rule. x = 23, y = 190, rule = B35/S24578 11bo\$9b2ob2o\$8b2obo2b2o\$7bobobobo2b2o\$9bob2o2bob2o\$8bo2b2ob2ob2o\$8bob o3b4obo\$12b2obo3bo\$13bo2bo2bo\$10bobobo6bo\$4bo2b4o8bo\$3b2obo4bobo3b2o\$ 4b2obobo7bob2o\$2b5obo9b2o\$3bo4b2ob3ob2obobo\$3b2o2b3ob2o3bo3bo\$2bo3bob 2obo2b3ob2obo...
November 26th, 2020, 3:51 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Symbiosis
Replies: 734
Views: 34938

### Re: Symbiosis

few more P16s; x = 115, y = 49, rule = Symbiosis 3\$57.2A16.A.B\$58.B17.B.A.A\$43.B11.A3B21.B14.2B9.B\$25.AB15.B.B12.B21.A 15.B.B.A6.A2B.B\$23.2ABA13.B2.2A3.A12.BA12.B2A2.A18.B6.A.B.2B\$12.A11.A .2A13.A3.A.A.B11.BA12.3A3.A11.A2B12.B.B\$11.B11.A2.4A11.BA2.A.A27.A.A. 2B12.B2.B12.B.A\$10.2B.A9.A.A2.2A10.2B19.B...
November 25th, 2020, 10:52 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Symbiosis
Replies: 734
Views: 34938

### Re: Symbiosis

A few oscillators. I didn't organize, or even check any of their periods because lazy.. :lol: I don't know which ones are new or rediscovered. x = 227, y = 172, rule = Symbiosis 108.B2.AB\$108.A\$35.2A21.3A\$34.A.A21.A2.A49.AB\$4.B30.A21.2A2.A20.AB25. 2A\$4.A50.B6A24.3B16.B3A.A\$29.2AB12.5B9.2A30.A17.2A38...
November 12th, 2020, 10:16 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: let's create a really bad conlang
Replies: 22
Views: 974

### Re: let's create a really bad conlang

Make all particles really long in both their speaking and written forms.

Make the direction its read determined by the writing itself; you can only go forward or make 90-degree turns left/right. Also, maybe impose a maximum number of characters before there has to be another turn.
November 11th, 2020, 1:44 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata
Replies: 231
Views: 34417

### Re: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata

Wait, how do we know that? There's B3. In short, without all those transitions, this subsection (the green cells) along an edge of a bounding diamond of any pattern (red cells) has no predecessors (besides generation 0) that are within the same bounding diamond. So nothing can possibly expand its b...
November 10th, 2020, 11:11 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata
Replies: 231
Views: 34417

### Re: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata

wwei23 wrote:
November 10th, 2020, 8:52 pm
Which rules still don't have spaceships?
Rules that lack all of; B01245 S012345. That's for sure!
November 5th, 2020, 2:27 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Energetic
Replies: 97
Views: 36040

### Re: Energetic

P10 +2n 6-barrel gun in that rule, based on the collision of a photon and two blocks.

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``````x = 28, y = 31, rule = Energetic
17.B\$17.B\$17.B2\$12.2B\$11.B.B\$2.3B7.C\$8.2A3.CA\$8.2A3.2A\$17.3B\$9.2B\$9.2B
\$6.B\$6.B\$6.B3\$3B6\$27.I3\$19.2A\$19.2A2\$20.2B\$20.2B!
``````
November 2nd, 2020, 4:58 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Replies: 2164
Views: 708261

Some rakes, and a growing ship: x = 91, y = 199, rule = B1e2in3ae4ajqtwz5ijnqy6-kn78/S012-i3-a4-ew5-ci6-ei78 30bo\$29b3o\$29b3o\$29b2o\$29b2o3\$52b2o\$22bo28b10o\$21b3o3b2o23b9o\$2b4o15b 3o3b2o21b16o5b2o\$b5ob2o12b2o4b2o22b16o4b2o\$2b14o2b5o4b2o23b21o\$4b3o2b 15o29b6ob4o\$5bob17o27b8ob4o\$3b6ob4o7b2o27b5ob2o\$b8o...
October 15th, 2020, 12:27 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: The Community-Created Cellular Automaton
Replies: 11
Views: 848

### Re: The Community-Created Cellular Automaton

Some various oscillators. P7 x = 16, y = 33, rule = B2n3-kqy4jz5ey6-ik78/S2-ik3-y4-aknry5cekn678 2bo10bo\$bobo8bobo\$ob2o8b2obo\$b5o4b5o\$3b2o2b2o2b2o\$3bob6obo\$5b6o\$4b8o\$ 4b8o\$5b6o\$3bob6obo\$3b2o2b2o2b2o\$b5o4b5o\$ob2o8b2obo\$bobo8bobo\$2bo10bo6\$ 4b2ob2ob2o\$5bo4bo\$2bobob4obobo\$2b2ob6ob2o\$4b8o\$2bob8obo\$2bob8o...
October 2nd, 2020, 12:37 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Wilfred
Replies: 41
Views: 3280

### Re: Wilfred

Here are some various semi-natural guns. x = 85, y = 106, rule = Wilfred 56.3C9.C.C\$56.C.C8.C\$14.C41.3C7.BC4.BA\$13.B.C40.C.C6.C2.C3.BA6.C\$13.C .2C39.3C7.2BA3C\$11.2CA.B50.A.C\$12.B.CA4.BA10.C34.2C\$13.CBA4.BA\$14.C.C 5\$3C\$C\$3C9.CB\$C.C10.2C\$3C9.CAB\$11.CB2.A\$11.ACABC4.BA10.C\$12.C.CA4.BA\$ 12.C3.2C6\$67.C\$65...
October 1st, 2020, 2:09 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 1638
Views: 720688

I figured out a way to make the phoenix connection come out the other side, which should allow a shorter connection. However, I couldn't figure out how to connect the two parts perfectly. x = 19, y = 14, rule = B3/S23 9bo\$7bobo\$5bo5bo\$2o3bo6bo\$obobo7bo\$14bo\$2bo3bo8bo\$6bo8bo\$2b3o2bo9bo2\$6bobo8b2o\$5b...
September 30th, 2020, 12:54 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Past and Future of CGOL
Replies: 50
Views: 3687

### Re: The Past and Future of CGOL

The problem I ran into was that when I wanted spaceships to make cameo appearances in the correct decade of the timeline, I had to reserve a lot of empty lanes stretching all the way back to T=0 Can't you just set a time to paste in the ship? ... Sir Robin is 282 bits. The top of our current game f...
September 28th, 2020, 12:47 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Random posts
Replies: 5803
Views: 884936

### Re: Random posts

You wouldn't have to extend ones life span nearly as much if they could simply learn at a much faster rate. You could also teach some individuals more in less time, if lessons were tailored for them, instead of the lowest-common denominator. Jacob Barnett comes to mind. I suppose it also should be c...
September 26th, 2020, 9:52 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Soup search results in rules other than Conway's Life
Replies: 379
Views: 190794

### Re: Soup search results in rules other than Conway's Life

Surprise! The 5s rule with the 49c/343d also has a 6c/12o replicator: ... gun'd x = 177, y = 153, rule = B2kn3-n4cet5jr6e/S2-c3-aekn4einq5cnr6-kn 8b4o2b4o2b4o2b4o\$8bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo\$8b4o2b4o2b4o2b4o2\$8b4o2b4o2b 4o2b4o\$8bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo2bo\$8b4o2b4o2b4o2b4o2\$3ob3o\$obobobo\$obobo bo\$3ob3o3\$3o...
September 26th, 2020, 1:19 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Replies: 2164
Views: 708261

Not just those but probably all periods >=28. For example here is a p29. You can do better.. every period >= 16: x = 27, y = 27, rule = B2e3i4a5i6i7e8/S23-aq 5b2obo7b2o\$2b2obo2b2o7bo\$2bo21b2o\$4bob2o6b2o6bo2bo\$3bobob2o6b2o6bo\$8b o5bobo5bo2b2o\$6b3o6b2o3bo2bo2bo\$14b2o4bob2o\$8b2o7b2ob3o2b2o\$2o6bo9bo6b ...
September 23rd, 2020, 10:13 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: memes
Replies: 17
Views: 1558

### Re: memes

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September 21st, 2020, 5:06 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Birthforcer deathforcer rule (bd)
Replies: 27
Views: 2383

### Re: Birthforcer deathforcer rule (bd)

Here are some conduits. x = 132, y = 402, rule = bd 116.B\$126.B4\$118.B\$119.B9\$122.3A\$122.A2.A\$121.A3.A\$121.A.A.2A\$122.2A. 2A\$123.3A3\$125.A\$120.A5.A30\$122.B2\$127.B3\$117.B5\$120.3A\$120.A2.A\$119. A3.A\$119.A.A.2A\$120.2A.2A\$121.3A3\$123.A\$118.A5.A33\$94.B3\$87.B2\$84.B2\$ 119.B5\$90.B7.B\$125.B3\$93.3A\$93.A2.A23....
September 20th, 2020, 3:48 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: IntegerLife (R1,I8,S2-3,B3,NM)
Replies: 9
Views: 836

### Re: IntegerLife (R1,I8,S2-3,B3,NM)

Yellow is pretty stable, and can be contained with orange. x = 89, y = 114, rule = R1_I8_S2-3_B3_NM 9.EFE69.2G\$10.G32.2E5.2E12.2G16.G\$10.G31.E.F.FGF.F.E12.G2.2G9.G2.F2.2G \$8.2G.E15.E14.EFD.F.F.DFE9.G2.F2.G10.2GF3.G\$7.G4.E2.E9.2GF18.BDB13.2G FDB.F2.G13.F2.G\$7.G5.2GF9.G2.F14.2FB3.B2F13.B.BDF2G14.F2G\$5...
September 18th, 2020, 11:08 pm
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: IntegerLife (R1,I8,S2-3,B3,NM)
Replies: 9
Views: 836

### Re: IntegerLife (R1,I8,S2-3,B3,NM)

~gun x = 24, y = 21, rule = R1_I8_S2-3_B3_NM 6.AB.A\$7.B.C\$6.A3B\$5.2A2.B.A\$5.2A\$6.2A2\$12.A\$11.A11.A\$11.3A8.2A\$19.A. 3A\$20.B.2A\$19.3B.A\$23.A\$19.4A\$21.2A\$22.A2\$.A\$A\$3A! Edit: period doubling and tripping: x = 42, y = 152, rule = R1_I8_S2-3_B3_NM A10\$17.A\$17.A\$14.A2.B\$15.B\$16.B.3A\$14.AB2.A.A2\$22.A\$21.A\$...
September 18th, 2020, 10:59 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 2147
Views: 1068433

I failed to stabilize a reaction in the oscillator thread using gliders, but then there was this similar, higher-period reaction: x = 184, y = 171, rule = B3/S23 o\$b2o180bo\$2o179b2o\$182b2o6\$174bo\$11bo162bobo\$9bobo162b2o\$10b2o6\$17bo bo\$18b2o144bobo\$18bo145b2o\$165bo5\$157bo\$28bo127bo\$29bo126b3o\$27b3o6\$...
September 17th, 2020, 1:11 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Symbiosis
Replies: 734
Views: 34938

### Re: Symbiosis

I'll just go through and attempt to check what can be described in both symbiosis and a simplified version of stateinvestigator that only has off, on, the eternally-on-white-cells and the eternally-off-dark-grey-cells. I'm not a fan of writing long-winded, detailed explanations in casual settings, s...
September 15th, 2020, 12:48 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
Replies: 2249
Views: 500714

### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

42C/128o puffer x = 108, y = 74, rule = B0136/S0123 23b2o4\$21bo\$23bo\$22bobo61b2o\$22b5o58b4o\$2b2o17bo2b4o16b2o19b2o\$o4bo17b ob4o13bo4bo15bo4bo14bobo2bobo\$o4bo18b5o13bo4bo15bo4bo13b2obo2bob2o\$2b 2o20b5o15b2o19b2o15b10o\$25b2o57b6o\$27bo58b2o\$24bo3bo56bo2bo2\$25b2o5\$83b 8o\$70b2o3b2o6b8o6b2o3b2o\$69b3o10b10...