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November 21, 2018

The Lake That Became a Sports Stadium

Article written by Dr Hita Unnikrishnan, and Harini Nagendra. Originally published via Arcadia Environment and Science portal.  Fig. 1. The small remnant water body of today overshadowed by the distinctive dome of the Sri Kanteerava Stadium In the heart of the…
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November 14, 2018

A Picture We Wished was Worth 1000 Words, But in Fact Only a Few

Blog post by Dr Hita Unnikrishnan of the Urban Institute, and Harini Nagendra. Originally published via The Nature of Cities.  Sustainable cities can be viewed from multiple perspectives. Each perspective can highlight or mute certain aspects, leading us to take different positions on…
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June 20, 2018

India’s colonial legacy almost caused Bangalore to run out of water

This post was written by Hita Unnikrishnan, Harini Nagendra and Vanesa Castán Broto, and originally appeared in The Conversation on 20 June 2018. On hot summer days in Bangalore, India, it is common to see public water taps on roadsides hissing and…
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June 19, 2018

The Lost Lakes of Bangalore

This post is from Harini Nagendra and Hita Unnikrishnan, a Newton International Fellow working with The Urban Institute, and originally appeared in Arcadia, Spring 2018, no. 13 - Arcadia Collection: Water Histories   Bangalore has a history of continuous urban settlement going back…
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