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Artificial Life


Artificial Life is the official journal of the International Society for Artificial Life (ISAL). Each issue features international research that spans the hierarchy of biological organization, including studies of the origin of life, self-assembly, growth and development, evolutionary and ecological dynamics, animal and robot behavior, social organization, and cultural evolution.

Table of Contents

Vol. 14, Issue 4 - Fall 2008


The Embodiment of Cockroach Aggregation Behavior in a Group of Micro-robots
pp. 387-408
Abstract | PDF (448.26 KB)
Self-Organization of Intertidal Snails Facilitates Evolution of Aggregation Behavior
pp. 409-423
Abstract | PDF (539.83 KB)
The Numerical Measure of Symmetry for 3D Stick Creatures
pp. 425-443
Abstract | PDF (478.94 KB)
The Nature of Words in Human Protolanguages: It's Not a Holophrastic-Atomic Meanings Dichotomy
pp. 445-465
Abstract | PDF (285.39 KB)
The Principles of Life Tibor Ganti. (2003, Oxford University Press.) £70.00, $168.00, 220 pages
pp. 467-470
Abstract | PDF (64.04 KB)
Origin and Early Evolution of Life. Tom Fenchel. (2002, Oxford University Press.) 171 pages, 7 color plates
pp. 471-472
Abstract | PDF (42.47 KB)
Reviewers of Volume 14
pp. 473-473
Abstract | PDF (27.17 KB)