Plaids Woven by Ants Screen Saver
A common pattern created by the Ants screen saver
is plaids. A plaid occurs when several ants all
having both angles set to 0 have different initial vectors. The program is
written so that when the ant gets to the edge of the screen, it is displaced
by the absolute value of its vector. For an ant travelling horizontally
across the screen, this results in the entire screen being painted one row
at a time. Here are some sample plaids:
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