Difference between revisions of "Honeycomb"

From LifeWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (In other rules)
(Actually a row of six cells, not eight; linked isotropic non-totalistic; NOTOC)
Line 24: Line 24:
  
 
==In other rules==
 
==In other rules==
Honeycomb is common in some S8 rules. An eight-cell-row turns into this.
+
Honeycomb is common in some S8 rules, as a six-cell row evolves into one. It is also common in [[Isotropic non-totalistic|S2-i]] rules, where it evolves from a [[phi spark]].
It is also common in S2-i rules, where they evolve from phi sparks.
+
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
Line 42: Line 41:
  
 
{{Symmetry|orthogonal4}}
 
{{Symmetry|orthogonal4}}
 +
__NOTOC__

Revision as of 15:06, 4 July 2019

Honeycomb
x = 6, y = 5, rule = B3/S23 2b2o$bo2bo$ob2obo$bo2bo$2b2o! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]]
Pattern type Strict still life
Number of cells 12
Bounding box 6×5
Frequency class 31.3
Discovered by Unknown
Year of discovery Unknown

Honeycomb (or super beehive[1]) is a symmetric still life with 12 cells.

It contains a photonegative beehive.

In other rules

Honeycomb is common in some S8 rules, as a six-cell row evolves into one. It is also common in S2-i rules, where it evolves from a phi spark.

See also

References

  1. "Super beehive". The Life Lexicon. Stephen Silver. Retrieved on May 2, 2009.

External links