Do you enjoy sitting in your yard and viewing the night sky? Does it seem to you that the stars and Milky Way are less visible these days? Unfortunately, it is true!
Light pollution continues to increase. It not only impacts our vision of the night sky but also is detrimental for a number of reasons such as:
For generations, humans have used the night sky for inspiration. Religion, science, philosophy, literature and art have all been impacted by the night sky. Currently only 20% of the people on earth can see the Milky Way.
The good news is that light pollution is reversible! We can all help reduce wasted light by:
For more information visit:
The International Dark Sky Association website at www.darksky.org