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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. 8, Issue 4 - Fall 2002


Emergence of Modularity in Genotype-Phenotype Mappings
pp. 295-310
Abstract | PDF (588.08 KB)
Learning and the Evolution of Language: The Role of Cultural Variation and Learning Costs in the Baldwin Effect
pp. 311-339
Abstract | PDF (989.39 KB)
Evolvable Self-Replicating Molecules in an Artificial Chemistry
pp. 341-356
Abstract | PDF (259.6 KB)
Bioinspired Engineering of Exploration Systems for NASA and DoD
pp. 357-369
Abstract | PDF (2.14 MB)
Artificial Life and the Chinese Room Argument
pp. 371-378
Abstract | PDF (68.39 KB)
Digital Biology: The Creation of Life Inside Computers and How It Will Affect Us
pp. 379-382
Abstract | PDF (43.66 KB)
Reviewers of Volume 8
pp. 383-383
Abstract | PDF (20.36 KB)