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LifeWiki Entity Store

More than 1,000 entities from LifeWiki

LifeWiki has extensive pages about Game of Life. Much of the data has been captured for this entity store. With entity "GosperGliderGun", some of the available properties are: pattern type = Gun, dimensions = {36,9},discoverers = {Bill Gosper}, and discovery year = 1970.

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the resource:

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ResourceObject["LifeWiki Entity Store"]
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Retrieve the default content:

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ResourceData["LifeWiki Entity Store"]
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Register the EntityStore:

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EntityRegister[ResourceData["LifeWiki Entity Store"]]
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List the available properties:

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EntityValue["GameOfLife", "Properties"]
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List out some small oscillators:

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SortBy[EntityValue[EntityClass["GameOfLife",
   {"PatternType" -> "Oscillator", 
    "Size" -> TakeSmallest[35]}], {"Period", "Dimensions", "Image", 
   "DiscoveryYear"}, "Dataset"], Max[#Dimensions] &]
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List out some small spaceships:

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SortBy[EntityValue[
  EntityClass[
   "GameOfLife", {"PatternType" -> "Spaceship", 
    "Size" -> TakeSmallest[35]}], { "Dimensions", "Image", 
   "DiscoveryYear"}, "Dataset"], Max]
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