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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. 22, Issue 4 - Fall 2016


Editorial/Introduction to the Artificial Life 2015 Conference Special Issue
pp. 429-430
Abstract | PDF (50.71 KB)
The ulam Programming Language for Artificial Life
pp. 431-450
Abstract | PDF (1.95 MB)
Programs as Polypeptides
pp. 451-482
Abstract | PDF (1.09 MB)
Evolvability Tradeoffs in Emergent Digital Replicators
pp. 483-498
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The Structure of Ontogenies in a Model Protocell
pp. 499-517
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Partial Redundancy and Morphological Homeostasis: Reliable Development through Overlapping Mechanisms
pp. 518-536
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Reviewers of Volume 22
pp. 537-537
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