Pigeonetics seamlessly combines the fun of solving logic puzzles with the laws of Mendelian inheritance. Your goal is to choose the pigeon parents that will give you offspring with certain combinations of traits. The rules of the game are the rules of inheritance, you learn genetics just by playing the game!
The traits in Pigeonetics are all based on those found in actual pigeons. Beautiful graphics and music, along with the gentle coos of endearing pigeons, guide you through 26 puzzles of increasing difficulty. Related pages on the award-winning Learn.Genetics website provide more details about the molecular basis of inheritance, as well as additional information about the inherited characteristics in the game.