Monthly Archives: March 2015

Hyperadvertising in Russia

Originally posted on Architecture Here and There:
“Versailles,” by Jean-Francois Rauzier. ( Roy Lewis has sent two marvelous illustrations, below, that remind me of my post on the “Hyperphotography of Jean-François Rauzier,” in particular his “Versailles,” above, which I used…

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India on the Way to its Own GPS

India is on the way to its own GPS.The country today(28 March,2015) launched satellite IRNSS-1D from Sriharikota onboard  PSLV-C27  to pave the way for the country’s own navigation system on par with the GPS of US. The satellite was launched … Continue reading

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VIDEO: everything is everything

Originally posted on the urban geographer:
In August 2011, I delivered a lecture titled Everything is Everything as part of the amazing Fuller Terrace Lecture Series in Halifax, Nova Scotia. That night’s theme was The Nature of Things, and I thought it the perfect opportunity to…

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Forest in the Heart of City: Guindy National Park, Chennai(link)

If you are a green enthusiast and care about urban green spaces, Guindy National Park is for you.It is a protected Reserve Forest right in the heart of Chennai. The main gate of this park is in a small lane next … Continue reading

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