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by Rich Holmes
November 3rd, 2015, 11:17 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Prime number CA?
Replies: 4
Views: 2353

Re: Prime number CA?

Ah, now I see it's in the Golly patterns folder too.
by Rich Holmes
November 3rd, 2015, 10:42 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Prime number CA?
Replies: 4
Views: 2353

Re: Prime number CA?

Excellent, thank you!
by Rich Holmes
November 3rd, 2015, 9:22 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Prime number CA?
Replies: 4
Views: 2353

Prime number CA?

Today, Nov 3 (11/3 or 11/03 or 3/11), is the 307th day of 2015. And 3, 11, 113, 1103, 311, and 307 are all prime. Ignore Amazon, THIS is PrimeDay. (But next year it's March 11, because 308 is not prime, but 71 is.) Which is why I was googling for "prime number" "cellular automata" and found this: h...
by Rich Holmes
October 31st, 2015, 1:34 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL
Replies: 804
Views: 340222

Re: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL

I was playing with some Generations rules and found some amusing stuff in 23/345/4. Mostly random soups decay to blocks and ships but these arose naturally: The X pentomino is a spacefiller, but a fragile one. As soon as the edge touches something else, a rip appears which rapidly consumes and destr...