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Contact Your Elected Official to Fight Against Blue-Rich LED Street Lighting

Many cities across the globe are replacing their older street lights with newer LED technology. Specifically, with the blue-rich white LED (light-emitting diode) lighting. While many praise the LED conversions as a money saving and […] Read More

NPS Night Sky Initiative Part of Emotional Video by Astronaut Jeff Williams

NPS Night Sky Initiative Part of Emotional Video by Astronaut Jeff Williams Image

As a celebratory message of appreciation for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary, NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams shares heartfelt memories of his childhood introduction to the NPS. Sharing photos he's taken from the International Space Station of […] Read More

Flagstaff AZ Images at Night Show Success with Years of Dark Sky Advocacy

Flagstaff AZ Images at Night Show Success with Years of Dark Sky Advocacy Image

New images taken by the National Park Service of Flagstaff, Arizona show the years of dedicated dark sky advocacy and restrictions has been a success. The aim for the images was to better understand the […] Read More

Press Release: Protecting Dark Skies for Astronomy and Life

Press Release: Protecting Dark Skies for Astronomy and Life Image

Below is the Press Release that was released on January 6th by the Lowell Observatory and National Optical Astronomy Observatory. John Barentine, IDA's Program Manager, participated in the AAS Workshop in Grapevine, TX. JOINT PRESS […] Read More

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