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The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) is an initiative of the University of British Columbia that focuses on accelerating adoption of green practices in the built environment. Its investigative domain is as diverse as the field itself, with tasks ranging from analyzing government policy and documenting green-building occupant behavior to creating a video game that teaches players about resilient city planning. Slide Show Photo © Don Don Erhardt ----- Advertising ----- What every effort has in common is not only a mission of widening sustainability, but also a place of origin. CIRS’s multiple academic, nonprofit, and other partners work together and separately in a 61,000-square-foot building of the same name. Located on the University of British Columbia’s Point Grey Campus, the idea behind the building actually predates the program filling it: In 20...

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