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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. 21, Issue 1 - Winter 2015


Characterizing Autopoiesis in the Game of Life
pp. 1-19
Abstract | PDF (1.36 MB)
Investigating Biological Assumptions through Radical Reimplementation
pp. 21-46
Abstract | PDF (628.08 KB)
Creating and Maintaining Chemical Artificial Life by Robotic Symbiosis
pp. 47-54
Abstract | PDF (472 KB)
Lambda and the Edge of Chaos in Recurrent Neural Networks
pp. 55-71
Abstract | PDF (2.91 MB)
A Would-Be Nervous System Made from a Slime Mold
pp. 73-91
Abstract | PDF (1.64 MB)