artificial life


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artificial life

n.
The simulation of biological phenomena through the use of computer models, robotics, or biochemistry.
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That chasm was life itself, the bridge that artificial life in which Alexey Alexandrovitch had lived.
We talk of deviations from natural life, as if artificial life were not also natural.
They said she was put on artificial life support system and the next 72 hours would be critical.
That conclusion came from a comparison of how subjects reacted to an article about Martian microbes and how they reacted to one about artificial life. The people were more receptive to the former, revealing something about how people view organic life forms and how they view synthetic life.
Rynnie Mago said Joymee is currently on artificial life support at the hospital.
Crashland explores the ethical underpinnings of artificial life in this fast-paced adventure.
The Artificial Life and Intelligent Agents (ALIA) Symposium - sponsored by High Performance Computing (HPC) Wales, Springer and CCIS - will take place on November 5/6.
Dupuy shows that our current crises of global climate change, nuclear arms, genetic technology (including the impending creation of artificial life), the breakdown of democracy, and the economics of inequality--all driven by globalization--will doom us, unless we realize how the violent religion of old has infected all of the above, including science and technology.
The first program, "All About Robots,'' on Wednesday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m., is a family-friendly presentation offered by iRobot, the group that introduced the Roomba and other artificial life forms.
Social-security and pension programs may reduce individual payouts to accommodate the growing numbers of recipients, while health-care systems resort to health-care rationing, including limiting care for those who suffer cognitive disabilities or who are on artificial life support.
She has led business development at venture-backed Kaon Interactive, Artificial Life; and ad sales at AutoSite.com, which sold to Microsoft in 2001.
LaGrandeur (English, NYIT) presents a study of pre-modern representations of self-operating machines and artificial life, particularly as they coalesce during the early modern period in the figure of the android.