Archive for April, 2009

1-Cell Thick Patterns (2)

Posted in 1-cell thick patterns on April 2, 2009 by DIVVS·IVLIVS

“What’s the smallest one cell high pattern to emit a glider?”

asks Macbi in a post at

I have modified my script in Perl for Golly, which explored all possible one-cell thick patterns, in order to provide a specific answer to the previous question.

It took five seconds to get the results…

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