PepsiCo launches new Facebook-inspired carbon calculator

October 9, 2012 by  
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PepsiCo, in partnership with Columbia University, has created a tool that can calculate the carbon footprint of thousands of products within minutes. 

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The $1 Pocket-Sized Blood Lab That Can Accurately Detect HIV

August 3, 2011 by  
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A credit card-sized plastic chip created by researchers at Columbia University could radically increase the availability of diagnostic tests able to identify HIV and syphillis in the developing world. The device, known as the mChip, costs only $1 to produce, and requires a simple pinprick of blood to accurately determine whether or not an individual has HIV. Read the rest of The $1 Pocket-Sized Blood Lab That Can Accurately Detect HIV Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 3rd world hiv , claros diagnostics , Columbia University , design for developing countries , Design for Health , developing countries hiv , health developing countries , hiv , hiv detectors , hiv tests , mChip , microfluidics , new hiv tests , Sam Sia , syphillis , syphillis tests , third world hiv

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Inhabitat Founder Jill Fehrenbacher Speaks at Columbia Tomorrow!

March 31, 2010 by  
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Hey New York Inhabitat Readers! We’re excited to announce that tomorrow , April 1st, our very own founder Jill Fehrenbacher will be speaking at Columbia University about the creation of Inhabitat and the future of green design! If you’ve been reading Inhabitat for the past 5 years and are interested in finding out how it all began, then this free lecture is a fantastic chance to meet Jill, ask questions, and find out what Inhabitat has in store for the future! Read the rest of Inhabitat Founder Jill Fehrenbacher Speaks at Columbia Tomorrow! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Columbia University , Eco Architecture , eco design , green architecture , green builders , Green Building , green design , inhabitat , Inhabitat founder , jill fehrenbacher , speech , sustainable design , sustainable design talk , talk

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