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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. 23, Issue 4 - Fall 2017


On the Relation between Chemical Oscillations and Self-Replication
pp. 453-480
Abstract | PDF (560.25 KB)
The Evolution of Sex through the Baldwin Effect
pp. 481-492
Abstract | PDF (342.47 KB)
Minimally Sufficient Conditions for the Evolution of Social Learning and the Emergence of Non-Genetic Evolutionary Systems
pp. 493-517
Abstract | PDF (2.44 MB)
A Chemical Reaction Network to Generate Random, Power-Law-Distributed Time Intervals
pp. 518-527
Abstract | PDF (250.24 KB)
Droplets As Liquid Robots
pp. 528-549
Abstract | PDF (1.54 MB)
A New Home for a Vital Conversation: Introducing the ALife Societal Impact Section and Going Back to Bio-Inspiration for the Internet
pp. 550-551
Abstract | PDF (52.18 KB)
RAIN: A Bio-Inspired Communication and Data Storage Infrastructure
pp. 552-557
Abstract | PDF (117.74 KB)
Reviewers for Volume 23
pp. 558-558
Abstract | PDF (28.85 KB)