This video covers genetic algorithms and looks at how they are applied in 3 scenarios. 1: search problems where brute force is an impossibility (infinite monkey theorem). 2: physics-based systems 3: Interactive selection (i.e. user behavior driven fitness).

This video is excerpted from a presentation given at Kickstarter. Full video is here:

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Evolved Virtual Creatures:
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The Nature of Code

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    Fantastic series of videos. Can't wait to get my hands on the Nature of Code book! Thanks for sharing all of this amazing stuff!

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