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2012 10 18 Cost Of Chicken Slide Show Compressed

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My son, Nicholas Werby, presented his project -- Cost of Chicken Crowdmap -- at the California Science Teachers Conference in 2012.

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2012 10 18 Cost Of Chicken Slide Show Compressed

  1. 1. ¢O$T of CHICK£N.comNicholas Werby, Timothy Werby — Lowell High School We Help Consumers Make Smart Eco-friendly Choices About the Food They Buy. Our RESEARCH: Eco-Footprint Tracker— a mobile phone app, designed to help people keep track of their food choices and explicitly show the environmental impact of those choices by relating food purchases to carbon emissions. We believe if people knew how their food choices make a difference to the environment, they would choose more wisely. As of May 6th, 2012, Cost of Chicken CrowdMap had 393 Reports from 10 Countries on 4 Continents. There were 1258 Visitors from 39 Countries. Based on this data, we believe that people around the world want to know about the true costs of food. If we give them tools to take control of their food choices, they will make environmentally positive behavioral Academic RESEARCH: changes.
  2. 2. Crowd-sourced Geo-temporal Tagging
  3. 3. Lowell High School Project San Francisco
  4. 4. Trusted Food Reporters
  5. 5. For more information, please visit:http://www.CostofChicken.com
  6. 6. For more information, please visit:http://www.CostofChicken.com

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