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Re(3): Listener No. 4368: The Name of the Game by Harribobs

That's clearly wrong. The first generation is the seed or generation 0. A cursory glance round the internet confirms that usage, which I've been familiar with since I read Martin Gardner's article in Scientific American (1971?) that originally popularised Conway's invention.


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