MIRRORED FROM http://www.koth.org/info/akdewdney/
Core War is a game created by A. K. Dewdney in which rival programs battle to the death. First written about in Scientific American in the 1980's in the following articles. Please note that these articles are very old, so any addresses and references may be out of date. (Converted to html by vmann)
For more information, check out King of the Hill.