An anonymous reader writes: Conway's Game of Life is now forty two years old, but it continues to inspire as well as being the basis of an actively researched field: with computer scientists now announcing they have found a new form of the famous "glider" pattern (once suggested by Eric S Raymond as the insignia of computer hackers) that runs over a so-called Penrose universe.
DEAL: For $25 - Add A Second Phone Number To Your Smartphone for life! Use promo code SLASHDOT25. Also, Slashdot's Facebook page has a chat bot now. Message it for stories and more. Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! ×