John Conway's Game of Life re-animated

The traditional code for this pioneering artificial life algorithm produces 1-bit graphics, so the process in this version has been adapted (by bitshifting the alpha transparency and allocating colours to the three possible states) to appear more alive.

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View source code. Built with Processing

(adapted from Reas & Fry, 'Processing', p466)