## What is this still life called?

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Hdjensofjfnen
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### What is this still life called?

I know this pattern is known, but what is it called?

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```x = 8, y = 5 2b2ob2o2b\$bobobobob\$o2bobo2bo\$obo3bobo\$bo5bob!```

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``````x = 5, y = 9, rule = B3-jqr/S01c2-in3
3bo\$4bo\$o2bo\$2o2\$2o\$o2bo\$4bo\$3bo!``````

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``````x = 7, y = 5, rule = B3/S2-i3-y4i
4b3o\$6bo\$o3b3o\$2o\$bo!
``````

towerator
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### Re: What is this still life called?

Well, first thing first, it's not a still life because it evolves.
This is game of life, this is game of life!
Loafin' ships eaten with a knife!

Hdjensofjfnen
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### Re: What is this still life called?

towerator wrote:Well, first thing first, it's not a still life because it evolves.
Sorry, I edited it to make it correct. It was missing a part originally.

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``````x = 5, y = 9, rule = B3-jqr/S01c2-in3
3bo\$4bo\$o2bo\$2o2\$2o\$o2bo\$4bo\$3bo!``````

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``````x = 7, y = 5, rule = B3/S2-i3-y4i
4b3o\$6bo\$o3b3o\$2o\$bo!
``````

Dean Hickerson
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Joined: December 19th, 2015, 1:15 pm

### Re: What is this still life called?

Hdjensofjfnen wrote:I know this pattern is known, but what is it called?
You can look up small objects like this in Mark Niemiec's "Search For Pattern" page. This one is called "Up dove on dove".

muzik
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Joined: January 28th, 2016, 2:47 pm
Location: Scotland

### Re: What is this still life called?

Okay, so let me get this straight:

Beehive with corner = bun

Loaf with corner = wing

Mango with corner = dove

drc
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### Re: What is this still life called?

Can this be merged with "Thread for your unknown objects" or whatever I called it.