Another excellent article about how humans and wildlife are affected by so much brightness. We have the outdoor lighting technology to make better choices about the lights that we install outside of our homes.
We can choose dark sky compliant outdoor lights. We can also support shielded street lights in our cities and municipalities.
Paul Bogard’s book, The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light is a must read for 21st century humans.
DARK-South_Window_NPS-cropped.png The view of the cosmos through the South Window at Arches National Park. Throughout history, humans have gathered in the dark to marvel at the starry blanket overhead. Nowadays, artificial light pollution obscures the night sky in much of the industrial world — which could lead to unforeseen […]