[Edu-sig] Re: New Kind of Science (Wolfram)

Patrick K. O'Brien pobrien@orbtech.com
Sat, 25 May 2002 13:19:00 -0500

[Kirby Urner]
> I recently got my copy of Stephan Wolfram's new book,
> 'A New Kind of Science' (2002) which focuses on complexity
> using computer expriments with cellular automata, ala
> the Game of Life (but the rules are often even simpler).
> [Examples snipped]

Cool stuff. This book is on my wish list. How do you like the book overall?
And is it relatively easy to translate into Python code, such as the
examples you gave?

Patrick K. O'Brien