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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 4 - Fall 2000


Editor's Introduction: Artificial Life VII: Looking Backward, Looking Forward (Editor's Introduction to the Special Issue)
pp. 261-264
Abstract | PDF (61.51 KB)
Complex Organization in Multicellularity as a Necessity in Evolution
pp. 265-281
Abstract | PDF (260.35 KB)
Evolution of Genetic Codes through Isologous Diversification of Cellular States
pp. 283-305
Abstract | PDF (584.5 KB)
Connecting Brains to Robots: An Artificial Body for Studying the Computational Properties of Neural Tissues
pp. 307-324
Abstract | PDF (335.42 KB)
Exploring the Relationship between Neutral and Selective Mutations in Cancer
pp. 325-345
Abstract | PDF (191.26 KB)
John von Neumann and the Evolutionary Growth of Complexity: Looking Backward, Looking Forward
pp. 347-361
Abstract | PDF (274.72 KB)
Open Problems in Artificial Life
pp. 363-376
Abstract | PDF (124.82 KB)