These quick, interactive programming sketches were created using the wonderful processing framework. It’s sort of liberating.
A slightly modified version of Conway’s life algorithm. CLICK to start it over.
CLICK anywhere to set the bundle point, and press the UP and DOWN arrows to change the wandering speed. ANY other key will randomize the nodes.
Press the LEFT and RIGHT arrows to move your little ship. You can’t die anyway, so no big deal.
Press the UP and DOWN arrows to change the wandering speed of the stars.