Welcome to the Top 10 Best Places to Start in Eterna!
- Quick & easy introduction.
- Funny videos!
- Absolutely the best start on Eterna.
2) Zanna’s Video Walkthrough
- Puzzle solving strategies!
- A fast way to find solutions to puzzles.
- Have fun solving puzzles while learning helpful tips. There are even hints on switches and labs!
4) Brourd’s Loop Boosting Guide
- Learn to stabilize loops!
- Looking for something to play with? A good place to start is the Challenge Puzzles.
- Get basic training for lab!
- When the Challenge puzzles get too easy, try out the Player Puzzles!
7) Labs for Science!
- Lab Tutorials: Play puzzles and learn helpful tips on how to read lab data and make successful designs!
- Try an Active Lab! Check out this month’s lab round! Be sure to try the special beginner’s lab, for a great introduction.
- Lab Guides
- Official Developers Lab Videos
- Where? Play switch puzzles in Eterna!
- How? See the guide above, play Switch Tutorial Puzzles, or see these additional helpful guides:
- What? When you are ready for a challenge, there is a special type of puzzles where the RNA changes form between 2 or 3 different shapes, instead of just 1 like the rest of the puzzles.
- Why? You can make a big contribution to science, by helping to figure out how switches work in labs.
10) Treasure Trove of Guides
- Shortcuts: Want to play faster? Try these keyboard shortcuts so you just press a letter instead of moving the mouse!
- About Eterna: Check out this great overview of what we are aspiring to do for science!
- A Comprehensive Guide to EteRNA: Guided introduction to Eterna's game resources.
- Eli's Guide Library: Eli's collection of helpful resources.
- Player Created Guides: Wiki collection of guides written by players.
- Eterna Wiki: Enjoy this portal to a great collection of information about Eterna!
- Random Fact! Don’t know where to start, or want to be surprised? Learn a random fact!