Rattlesnake

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Rattlesnake
x = 13, y = 15, rule = B3/S23 8b2o$8bo$9bo$8b2o4$5bo$5b2o$2obobob3o$ob2obobobo$6bo2b3o$7b2o3bo$9b3o$ 9bo! #C [[ THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 THUMBLAUNCH AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ GPS 4 THUMBSIZE 2 HEIGHT 480 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 33
Bounding box 13×15
Period 11
Mod 11
Heat 5.82
Volatility 0.51
Strict volatility 0.51
Discovered by Dean Hickerson
Year of discovery 2016

Rattlesnake is a period-11 oscillator found by Dean Hickerson on January 10, 2016[1]. In terms of its 33 cells, it is currently the smallest known period-11 oscillator.

Martin Grant found a 37-glider synthesis of this oscillator no later than January 13, 2016.[2]

References

  1. Dean Hickerson (January 10, 2016). "Re: Oscillator Discoveries Thread". Retrieved on July 12, 2016.
  2. Martin Grant (December 27, 2016). "Re: Synthesising Oscillators". Retrieved on December 27, 2015.

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