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Exploring the Concept of Open-Ended Evolution

  title={Exploring the Concept of Open-Ended Evolution},
  author={Tim Taylor},
Extended Abstract The termopen-ended evolution (“OEE”) is used by the ALife community to refer to the kind of long-term evolutionary dynamics observed in the biosphere. It is generally taken to refer to evolutionary systems which display a continual pro duction of adaptively significant innovations. Furthermor e, some authors use the term to imply a sustained increase in complexity and/or diversity of some components of the evolving system; a system capable of open-ended evolution could… Expand
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