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A setback for dark sky in Colorado’s Wet Mountain Valley

Dark-sky proponents in Colorado’s Wet Mountain Valley suffered a setback when planning commissioners reject definition of light pollution that would limit intensity of LED and other lights.
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Loveliest sight is actually overhead at the Black Canyon

University of Utah’s Bettymaya Foot makes the case at Black Canyon of the Gunnison that light pollution is not inevitable, but rather a result of poor design. Continue reading

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What it takes to keep the Milky Way visible

In Los Angeles, it took an earthquake for many people to wonder at the Milky Way. The Idaho Conservation Group hopes a big shake won’t be required. Continue reading

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