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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. 25, Issue 2 - Spring 2019


An Overview of Open-Ended Evolution: Editorial Introduction to the Open-Ended Evolution II Special Issue
pp. 93-103
Abstract | PDF (1.09 MB)
Cardinality Leap for Open-Ended Evolution: Theoretical Consideration and Demonstration by Hash Chemistry
pp. 104-116
Abstract | PDF (18.8 MB)
Toward Open-Ended Fraternal Transitions in Individuality
pp. 117-133
Abstract | PDF (4.52 MB)
Maximum Individual Complexity is Indefinitely Scalable in Geb
pp. 134-144
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On the Potential for Open-Endedness in Neural Networks
pp. 145-167
Abstract | PDF (719.78 KB)
Open-Ended Evolution and a Mechanism of Novelties in Web Services
pp. 168-177
Abstract | PDF (3.06 MB)
How to Make Swarms Open-Ended? Evolving Collective Intelligence Through a Constricted Exploration of Adjacent Possibles
pp. 178-197
Abstract | PDF (4.12 MB)
Open-Endedness for the Sake of Open-Endedness
pp. 198-206
Abstract | PDF (495.26 KB)
Evolutionary Innovations and Where to Find Them: Routes to Open-Ended Evolution in Natural and Artificial Systems
pp. 207-224
Abstract | PDF (534.86 KB)
pp. 225-225
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