Lights being aware of their neighbouring lights, and responding accordingly. A short research on algorithms that can display interesting emerging behaviour based on the simplest rule: whats are my neighbours doing.

Three interesting algorithms emerged:

  1. Blob-forming Cohesion (5mb GIF)
  2. Bitwise pattern (9mb GIF)
  3. Continuous wave (8mb GIF)

Click links to see a large-scale example. Below some low-res examples: