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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. 6, Issue 2 - Spring 2000


Evolution of Self-Reproducing Programs in a Core Propelled by Parallel Protein Execution
pp. 103-108
Abstract | PDF (119.38 KB)
A Simple Model of Unbounded Evolutionary Versatility as a Largest-Scale Trend in Organismal Evolution
pp. 109-128
Abstract | PDF (406.32 KB)
Effects of Compression on Language Evolution
pp. 129-143
Abstract | PDF (349.72 KB)
Artificial Life: Discipline or Method? Report on a Debate Held at ECAL '99
pp. 145-148
Abstract | PDF (96.31 KB)
Cooperative Strategies and the Evolution of Communication
pp. 149-179
Abstract | PDF (288.46 KB)
Artificial Intelligence and Mobile Robots: Case Studies of Successful Robot Systems
pp. 181-183
Abstract | PDF (50.7 KB)
The Shape of Actions: What Machines and Humans Can Do.
pp. 185-187
Abstract | PDF (60.9 KB)