Artificial Life



Artificial Life

Simulated organisms, each including a set of behavior and reproduction rules (a simulated genetic code), and a simulated environment. These organisms simulate multiple generations of evolution. The term can refer to any self-replicating pattern.

Articles on that refer to Artificial Life

Cyborg Babies and Cy-Dough-Plasm By Sherry Turkle
Millennium 3000 Scenarios By Theodore J. Gordon and Jerome C. Glenn
I, Nanobot By Alan H Goldstein
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Nine: The Science of Art By Ray Kurzweil
The Gray Goo Problem By Robert A. Freitas Jr.
Can a Machine Think? By Clinton W. Kelly
How Fast, How Small and How Powerful? Moore's Law and the Ultimate Laptop By Seth Lloyd
Top News of 2002 By Ray Kurzweil and Amara D. Angelica
Molecular Manufacturing: Too Dangerous to Allow? By Robert A. Freitas Jr.
What is the Singularity? By John Smart

News Articles that refer to Artificial Life

2006 Guardian Award Winners Develop Defenses Against Harmful Nanotechnology And Biotechnology
Defining the Undefinable: The Living Cell
Seeing Around Corners: artificial societies
Organic robot mimics sea life
'Prey': Attack of the Nanoswarms
Call to Artists: LIFE 6.0 International Competition
Science on verge of new 'Creation'
Green Goo: The New Nano-Threat
HK firm develops cyber girlfriend
Artificial cells take shape

Related Links

Artificial Life Online
Artificial Life at
Principia Cybernetica Web Links on Complexity, Self-Organization and Artificial Life


University of Sussex at Brightion School of Cognitive and Computing Sciences
The School of Cognitive and Computing Sciences (COGS) in the University of Sussex at Brighton is home to one of the world's largest groups of researchers studying artificial evolutionary and adaptive systems. Such work is often described using names such as Artificial Life, Evolutionary Computation, and Adaptive Behavior research.

Artificial-Life, Inc.
Artificial Life, Inc. develops, markets and supports intelligent robots for the Internet. The company offers uniquely conversational bot-based products for customer service, consultative selling, Web site navigation, automated e-mail response and financial portfolio management.