Conway's game of life - Lab by ashWare

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Generations (x-axis): 0 - Live cells (y-axis): 0 - 0 generations/sec.

Conway’s game of life, who hasn't heard of it :) Well for me it has been a toy and a joy for many years. Here it has become my vehicle te learn javascript and jquery.

How to use this lab

When loaded, it starts running by itself. The graph shows the amount of 'live' cells in time. Check Wikipedia for an explanation of Conway’s life.


Life controls

Life can be controlled with the Start, Stop, Step and Step back buttons, which are quite self-explanatory.
The following shortcut keys can be used as well: