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'''Confused eaters''' is a {{period|4}} [[oscillator]] that was found by [[David Buckingham]] no later than {{year|1972}}.<ref>{{CiteHickersonOscillators|accessdate=March 14, 2020}}</ref>
 
'''Confused eaters''' is a {{period|4}} [[oscillator]] that was found by [[David Buckingham]] no later than {{year|1972}}.<ref>{{CiteHickersonOscillators|accessdate=March 14, 2020}}</ref>
 
It consists of two [[eater 1]]s hassling a [[nine]].
 
It consists of two [[eater 1]]s hassling a [[nine]].
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This oscillator first appeared [[natural]]ly on March 21, {{year|2020}}, in a haul submitted to [[Catagolue]] by [[Rob Liston]].<ref name="post92234" /><ref>{{CiteCatagolue|page=haul/b3s23/G1/78fbbda1c0b4eb5b0ccaa24ca17ea715|title=Haul|accessdate=March 25, 2020}}</ref>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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==References==
 
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==External links==
 
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{{Symmetry|osc=flip}}
 
{{Symmetry|osc=flip}}
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Latest revision as of 23:49, 25 March 2020

Confused eaters
o10b$3o8b$3bo7b$2bo8b$2bo2bo5b$5bo5b$3bobo5b$3b2o2b2o2b$7bobob$9bob$9b 2o! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C [[ AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ LOOP 4 GPS 2 THUMBSIZE 2 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 20
Bounding box 11×11
Period 4
Mod 2
Heat 6
Volatility 0.43
Strict volatility 0.43
Discovered by David Buckingham
Year of discovery Unknown

Confused eaters is a period-4 oscillator that was found by David Buckingham no later than 1972.[1] It consists of two eater 1s hassling a nine.

This oscillator first appeared naturally on March 21, 2020, in a haul submitted to Catagolue by Rob Liston.[2][3]

See also

References

  1. Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on March 14, 2020.
  2. Aidan F. Pierce (March 24, 2020). Re: Soup search results (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums
  3. Adam P. Goucher. "Haul". Catagolue. Retrieved on March 25, 2020.

External links

  • 20P4.5 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs