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Sustainability Web Sites

http://foodtrader.org/ http://www.agtrader.org/ http://sustainability.umd.edu/ http://www.smartgrowth.umd.edu/ http://efc.umd.edu/ http://foodtrade.org/ http://www.sustainablechi.org/ http://www.terrapass.com/ http://carbonfund.org/ http://www.nesea.org/ http://walkscore.com/

Carbon calculators

nature conservancy calculator (fairly comprehensive): http://www.nature.org/initiatives/climatechange/calculator/

conservation international calculator (fancy, but not comprehensive): http://www.conservation.org/act/live_green/carboncalc/Pages/default.aspx

UC Berkeley (nice graphics, still not good for student use): http://bie.berkeley.edu/files/climatefootprint.swf

UBC (this is an eco footprint instead of carbon footprint, but it's another University example): http://www.sustain.ubc.ca/eco-survey/

carbon calculator listings: http://www.ericmic.com/carbon%20calculators.htm

Google carbon calculator http://www.google.com/hauntedhouse08/index.html

Conference Papers

Hanks, Kristin, Odom, William, Roedl, David, Blevis, Eli, Sustainable millennials: attitudes towards sustainability and the material effects of interactive technologies, Proc. CHI 2008 ACM Conf. on Human Factors and Computing Systems, ACM, New York (2008), 333-342. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1357054.1357111

Blevis, Eli, Sustainable interaction design: Invention & disposal, renewal & reuse. In Proceedings CHI 2007 ACM Press, New York (2007), 503-512. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1357054.1357111

Holmes, Tiffany, Eco-visualization: Combining art and technology to reduce energy consumption, Proc. ACM Conf. on Creativity and Cognition, ACM, New York (2007), 153-162. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1254960.1254982

Articles

New York Times September 2, 2008

Gaming evolves http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/02/science/02spor.html?_r=1&oref=slogin


New York Times September 2, 2008

Microsoft Faces New Browser Foe in Google http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/02/technology/02google.html?ref=technology


Thursday, September 4th, 8:00 PM

Game Programming: Oh say, can you C? http://lounge.cs.umd.edu/clubs/acm/game-programming-oh-say-can-you-c