Posts Tagged ‘Centre For Interactive Research on Sustainability’

Just being in a green building makes people act more sustainably, say UBC Psych. Prof. Alan Kingstone, Alessandra DiGiacomo and David Wu. Martin Dee Photograph

Sustainable by design

Mar. 6, 2013 | Filed under: Arts and Humanities, Science, Health and Technology, UBC Reports Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

A UBC study finds that the greener the building, the greener its inhabitants

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Players take the role of the mayor of Future Delta, racing to stave off flooding before the city runs out of energy.

Save your city!

Nov. 1, 2012 | Filed under: UBC Reports Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

UBC researchers have created a video game to help community members prepare for the impacts of climate change.

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UBC opens North America’s ‘greenest’ building to advance sustainability research and innovation

Nov. 3, 2011 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

UBC has opened the most sustainable building in North America, a $37-million “living laboratory” that will help to regenerate the environment and advance research and innovation on global sustainability challenges.

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