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The International Dark-Sky Association works to protect the night skies for present and future generations.

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5 Ways to Celebrate Dark Sky Week!


1. During International Dark Sky Week, get together with friends and family and go outside at night. A lot of us don’t take the opportunity to experience the nighttime environment. Go out side, look up […] Read More

Don’t Miss the Orionid Meteor Shower!

Don’t Miss the Orionid Meteor Shower! Image

Halley's Comet is only visible from Earth once every 75 years, but residual chunks from its tail generate two annual meteor showers: the Eta Aquarids in May and the Orionids in October. It won’t be […] Read More

IDA 2016 Annual General Meeting

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IDA’s Board of Directors and Annual General Meeting Saturday, December 3, 2016 8.00am-5.00pm Aloft Hotel 1900 E Speedway Blvd Tucson, Arizona 85719 8.00 – 10.30 a.m. IDA Members Meeting (interactive webcast) IDA Member Survey Results […] Read More

IDA to Help Host ALAN 2018

IDA to Help Host ALAN 2018 Image

The International Dark-Sky Association is excited to announce that we are partnering with the University of Utah to host the 5th International Artificial Light at Night (ALAN) conference in 2018. The conference will be held Saturday, November […] Read More


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