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. 12, Issue 4 - Fall 2006
Spatial-Pattern-Induced Evolution of a Self-Replicating Loop Network
From Machine and Tape to Structure and Function: Formulation of a Reflexively Computing System
The Origin of the Eukaryotic Cell Based on Conservation of Existing Interfaces
Through the Interaction of Neutral and Adaptive Mutations, Evolutionary Search Finds a Way
Genetic Stability and Territorial Structure Facilitate the Evolution of Tag-Mediated Altruism
Evolving Physically Simulated Flying Creatures for Efficient Cruising
The Infection Algorithm: An Artificial Epidemic Approach for Dense Stereo Correspondence
Simulating the Hallmarks of Cancer
Metacreation: Art and Artificial Life. Mitchell Whitelaw. (2004, MIT Press.) 281 pages.
Nature's Magic: Synergy in Evolution and the Fate of Humankind. Peter Corning. (2003, Cambridge University Press.), Hardback, £25, $39. 464 pages. http://www.complexsystems.org/magic.html
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