Spacefiller:

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```
x = 10, y = 10, rule = B25678/S5678
4b2o$3bo2bo$2bob2obo$bob4obo$ob6obo$ob6obo$bob4obo$2bob2obo$3bo2bo$4b
2o!
```

Also known as B25678/S5678 or Ice 9, This rule has chaotic explosive growth with a twist; In the mess, random coagulated masses of cells, called iceballs, form and grow over time. Post patterns that you have found for this rule in this thread.

Spacefiller:

Spacefiller:

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```
x = 10, y = 10, rule = B25678/S5678
4b2o$3bo2bo$2bob2obo$bob4obo$ob6obo$ob6obo$bob4obo$2bob2obo$3bo2bo$4b
2o!
```

Why hasn't a glider exploded yet?

- Extrementhusiast
**Posts:**1833**Joined:**June 16th, 2009, 11:24 pm**Location:**USA

This one begins in an interesting way:

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```
x = 3, y = 1, rule = B25678/S5678
obo!
```

I Like My Heisenburps! (and others)

It appears to almost be a failed replicator.Extrementhusiast wrote:This one begins in an interesting way:Code: Select all

`x = 3, y = 1, rule = B25678/S5678 obo!`

Why hasn't a glider exploded yet?

Some ships listed here http://fano.ics.uci.edu/ca/rules/b25678s5678/

Don't know if there's a collection for this rule anywhere.

I found a couple c/4 diagonal ships.
Edit:

And a c/4 orthogonal backwards rake:

Don't know if there's a collection for this rule anywhere.

I found a couple c/4 diagonal ships.

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```
x = 59, y = 35, rule = 5678/25678
8bo24bo$8bobo22bobo$6bo24bo$10b3o22boo$10bobbo20bo$8bo27bo$bbo3bo7bo
18bo$7bobboo14bo4boo3boo$oo3bo5bo19b4obbo$12bo11boo4bobo4bo$boboobbo3b
o16bo3bo3boo$3bo3boobobo12bobo18bo$3bo5bobo3bo11bobobobbo4bo8bo$4bo26b
4obbobo3bobbo$6bo31bobbo4bo$12bo23boo7boo$42bo5bo$38bo5bobo$40bo3bobo$
37bo13bo$41boo3boo3bobo$39bo7bobo$35bob3oboobobbo5b3o$44b3o6bobbo$36bo
3bo10bo$45bo3bo7bo$50bobboo$43boo3bo5bo$55bo$44boboobbo3bo$46bo3boobob
o$46bo5bobo3bo$47bo$49bo$55bo!
```

And a c/4 orthogonal backwards rake:

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```
x = 37, y = 24, rule = 5678/25678
18bo$16bobo8bo$6bo10bo3b4o$7boo7bo4bobo$11bo14bo$3bobbo10bo4bo5bo$3bo
4boo3b3o9bobo$9boboo3bobbobo$oo5bo5b3o3bo$bbo6b9o$bo3bob11o6bo4bo4bo$
5bob12obbo4bo4bo4bo$5bob12obbo4bo4bo4bo$bo3bob11o6bo4bo4bo$bbo6b9o$oo
5bo5b3o3bo$9boboo3bobbobo$3bo4boo3b3o9bobo$3bobbo10bo4bo5bo$11bo14bo$
7boo7bo4bobo$6bo10bo3b4o$16bobo8bo$18bo!
```

-Josh Ball.

A small p10 oscillator:
Here's a predecessor:
I'm somewhat surprised since this rule is explosive

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```
x = 4, y = 4, rule = B25678/S5678
b3o$ob2o$2obo$3o!
```

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```
x = 4, y = 4, rule = B25678/S5678
b3o$o2bo$o2bo$3o!
```

The closely related B2568/S5678 is perhaps even better described as an "ice-9" rule: this is also randomly exploding, iceballs still grow, and small iceball-ish seeds still appear in the chaos —12Glider wrote:This rule has chaotic explosive growth with a twist; In the mess, random coagulated masses of cells, called iceballs, form and grow over time.