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. 17, Issue 3 - Summer 2011
Global Adaptation in Networks of Selfish Components: Emergent Associative Memory at the System Scale
“If You Can't Be With the One You Love, Love the One You're With”: How Individual Habituation of Agent Interactions Improves Global Utility
Engineering the Evolution of Self-Organizing Behaviors in Swarm Robotics: A Case Study
Prebiological Evolution and the Metabolic Origins of Life
Autocatalysis: At the Root of Self-Replication
Happiness Is Assortative in Online Social Networks
The Ethics of Protocells: Moral and Social Implications of Creating Life in the Laboratory. Mark A. Bedau and Emily C. Parke (Eds.). (2009, MIT Press.) $29.00, £21.95, 392 pages. ISBN-10: 0-262-51269-6, ISBN-13: 978-0-262-51269-5.