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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. 27, Issue 1 - Winter 2021


The Expected Number of Viable Autocatalytic Sets in Chemical Reaction Systems
pp. 1-14
Abstract | PDF (198.84 KB)
On the Emergence of Intersexual Selection: Arbitrary Trait Preference Improves Female-Male Coevolution
pp. 15-25
Abstract | PDF (901.14 KB)
Evolution of Autopoiesis and Multicellularity in the Game of Life
pp. 26-43
Abstract | PDF (561.64 KB)
The Impossibility of Automating Ambiguity
pp. 44-61
Abstract | PDF (287.51 KB)
Measuring Behavioral Similarity of Cellular Automata
pp. 62-71
Abstract | PDF (136.11 KB)