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{{Stilllife|name=Beehive|pname=beehive|c=6|discoveryear=1970|discoverer=John Conway|life105=true|life106=true|plaintext=true|rle=true}}
 
{{Stilllife|name=Beehive|pname=beehive|c=6|discoveryear=1970|discoverer=John Conway|life105=true|life106=true|plaintext=true|rle=true}}
'''Beehive''' is the second most common [[still life]].
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'''Beehive''' is a [[:Category:Strict still lifes with 6 cells|6]]-[[cell]] [[still life]]. It is the second most common still life, being less common than [[block]] but over three times as common as [[loaf]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://wwwhomes.uni-bielefeld.de/achim/freq_top_life.html |title=Most seen natural occurring ash objects in Game of Life |author=Achim Flammenkamp |date=September 7, 2004 |accessdate=January 15, 2009}}</ref>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Beehive with tail]]
 
*[[Beehive with tail]]
 
*[[Hivenudger]]
 
*[[Hivenudger]]
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*[[List of common still lifes]]
 
*[[Pre-beehive]]
 
*[[Pre-beehive]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
[http://www.argentum.freeserve.co.uk/lex_b.htm#beehive Beehive] at the Life Lexicon
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*[http://www.argentum.freeserve.co.uk/lex_b.htm#beehive Beehive] at the Life Lexicon
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*[http://home.interserv.com/~mniemiec/still.htm#6-bit%20still Six-bit still lifes] by Mark Niemiec

Revision as of 21:57, 3 February 2009

Beehive
x = 4, y = 3, rule = B3/S23 b2o$o2bo$b2o! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C Still life
Pattern type Strict still life
Number of cells 6
Discovered by John Conway
Year of discovery 1970

Beehive is a 6-cell still life. It is the second most common still life, being less common than block but over three times as common as loaf.[1]

See also

External links

  • Achim Flammenkamp (September 7, 2004). "Most seen natural occurring ash objects in Game of Life". Retrieved on January 15, 2009.