This patch brings with it the most changes so far. I'll go over all the new changes below:
I've started using Trello to track the progress of Project Explore in real-time. If you want to know what's going to be in the next update or want to know how close we are to the next update, then I suggest you keep your eye on the Trello page. Here's the link: https://trello.com/b/eaw5bXk9/alpha-0-1
I ran into a lot of issues with the world save functions and so I ended up separating the data structure map from the rest of the save file. It seems to have fixed all previous issues but I haven't tested it thoroughly.