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glowworm,

name for a larval or wingless female fireflyfirefly
or lightning bug,
small, luminescent, carnivorous beetle of the family Lampyridae. Fireflies are well represented in temperate regions, although the majority of species are tropical and subtropical.
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where [x.sub.i] (k), [y.sub.i](k) and [z.sub.i](k) are the position of firefly i in the k-th iteration, the position is a three-dimensional coordinate, represented by a triple; [l.sub.i](k) stands for the fluorescein value of glowworm i in the k-th iteration; the probability that firefly i moves to its neighbor glowworm j in the k-th iteration is represented by [p.sub.ij] (k), and given by (3) (Lu Ming., 2014).
That is, calculate the fitness of each glowworm in place according to the objective function for the specific issues.
We should note metapopulation individual's validity in searching process when using glowworm swarm optimization and adopt revise strategies to unfeasible individual coming from location update to ensure the feasibility of the descendant.
In fact, the writer claims, while Glowworm sat unfinished in a drawer for years, pieces of it grew into these and other works.
Prior to moving to New Zealand, there were a number of tourist attractions my children wanted to see: Mount Ruapehu, thermal pools, and glowworm caves.
The second train was dubbed Glowworm because its serpentine appearance -- again caused by upper-atmosphere winds -- was reminiscent of a snake or worm.
parading their mystical gift for an omnipresence that could always transform a modern ruin into an ancient temple." Although Handke playfully resists the transformative nature of imagery, his prose finds images of passing hats, a snowfall, a shoeshine man, an ash tree, or a glowworm becoming elements of the narrator's moment-by-moment existence and, as such, transforming the narrator's understanding of his being and times.
Inside these sweltering buildings, designers have followed a simple and age-old credo: "God said: Let there be no light." Massive structures of dark stone are lit by four vigil lights that give off fewer lumens than an elderly glowworm with a busted rheostat.
There's Centipede, Glowworm, Ladybug, Earthworm, Grass- hopper and Miss Spider (voiced by Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Leeves, David Thewlis, Simon Callow and Susan Sarandon).
"After that of adrenaline." one participant says, "you hang on to the person in front in the dark and form a human chain through a glowworm cave."
The glowworm swarm optimization (GSO) is a novel swarm intelligence algorithm for optimization developed by Krishnanand and Ghose in 2005 [43] which mimics the flashing behavior of glowworms.
Inset, the view from the German battle cruiser Admiral von Hipper as it shelled HMS Glowworm during the battle of the Atlantic