The Game of Life is not your typical computer game. It is a ‘cellular automaton’, and was invented by Cambridge mathematician John Conway. Il Gioco della vita (Game of Life o Life in inglese) è un automa cellulare sviluppato dal matematico inglese John Conway sul finire degli anni sessanta.
The game of life is the best-known two-dimensional cellular automaton, invented by John H. Conway and popularized in Martin Gardner’s Scientific American . Conway’s Game of Life simulates the birth and death of cells on a rectangular grid. The state of a given cell in any generation depends on the state of the cell .