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|Number of cells||20|
|Discovered by||Ivan Fomichev|
|Year of discovery||2013|
The century eater is a 20-cell still life that functions as an eater for the active reaction produced by any century relative. The most well-known use is to replace a four-object constellation in Paul Callahan's bistable switch, as shown below. In September 2014 Josh Ball showed that a variant of this still life has a relatively inexpensive slow glider construction recipe.
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- 20.32670 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs