The Game of Life

The game of life is a computer game that has valuable instructive value.  After selecting a number of cells at random from the board, the cells destroy their neighboring cells or get destroyed, following a deterministic mathematical algorithm.  Interesting dynamical patterns result showing that a deterministic set of rules can result in unpredictable behaviors.  In a way this game mimics cell propagation.

Click on the following link to play:

http://www.kongregate.com/games/locos/the-game-of-life

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