Melanogaster: The videogame

Published on October th, 2013

Melanogaster: The videogame, it’s based on real world situations of scientific research , such as the interesting task of collecting samples around the world. Your objective is to collect the maximum amount of fruit flies in different world regions . You will receive an initial grant ( credits) that must manage cleaverly and effectively, considering the possible situations or mishaps in each region , as well as capture equipment costs , food for your flies, traveling , public relations , fees and other expenses required in each region. If you need , you’ll get more funding (credits ) by applying to scholarships in the form of simple but useful questionnaires (trivia ) .

Also, you will find information about what to do with flies , and important concepts to understand such as NATURAL SELECTION , MUTATION , DNA, VARIABILITY , TRANSPOSABLE ELEMENTS and more .