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The role of Computing Research in Sustainability

Research in computer and information science and engineering (CISE) is the focus of the CCC report on “Science, Engineering, and Education of Sustainability: The Role of Information Sciences and Engineering” Adequatly adressing sustainability problems from the perspective of CISE are … Continue reading

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Open Data in Science is more sustainable

Opening content implies a sustainable use and re-use of information  and status validation within the scientific community. Open Data in Science would avoid duplication efforts and thus be more sustainable. Even if there is a default mechanism of sharing knowledge … Continue reading

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Programmed obsolescence

Why electronic products lifetime is so short? Is it compatible an ilimited production system with a finite resource planet? An extremely interesting doc about programmed obsolescence. Hoping it not be deprecated.

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New Organic.Mednet silent partner

TSRI has been be approved by the Organic.Mednet project consortium as a new silent partner. TSRI  will provide studies and solutions for sustainability issues related to the project outcomes. The decision was taken by the project consortium during the 3rd … Continue reading

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Approaching sustainability problems through DPSIR

A recent paper by Ness, Anderberg and Olsson in the Geoforum 41(3) issue presents a conceptualization approach for sustainability problems by combining the Drivers–Pressure–State–Impact–Response (DPSIR) model with a multi-level institutional framework. The paper illustrates the approach with the case of … Continue reading

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Sustainability Science

Sustainability science has been defined as a research area combining work in the area of environmental science with work in economic, social and development studies. TSRI fosters that particular inter-disciplinary research and broadens its consideration to sustainable practices in every … Continue reading

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