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Lady FreethinkerThe 'Puffin Patrol' Is Saving Hundreds of Birds from Death by Light PollutionLady FreethinkerThe young birds are being disoriented and stranded in large numbers because of light pollution from nearby cities and towns. On every night from August to October for almost ten years, the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) has been leading ... [...]
Sat, Aug 18, 2018
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Cyprus Property News MagazineLimni golf resort is now down to EUCyprus Property News MagazineThey probably affect turtle reproduction, especially hatchling recruitment through disorientation from light pollution, and should not be allowed.” The appraisal highlighted that while the EIA proposed light pollution mitigating measures, the reality ... [...]
Sat, Aug 18, 2018
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shropshirestar.comOxon Link Road 'would put Shrewsbury's water supply at risk'shropshirestar.comBusinesses and residents have raised a number of concerns over the road including a lack of information provided, noise and light pollution, and the impact on local businesses. Severn Trent Water's hydrogeologist Antonio Gennarini said in a statement ... [...]
Sat, Aug 18, 2018
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Indiana Public MediaWatch 'Indiana Newsdesk:' Truancy Court, Light PollutionIndiana Public MediaCould part of a Southern Indiana forest be eligible for dark skies designation? Ahead a visit to the forest to see how researchers are working to measure light pollution. And in our History Through Headlines segment, Kokomo celebrates the first woman ... [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018
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TIMEThese Amateur Astronomers Found Dark Sky Paradise on a Tiny Vermont HillTIMEMostly, that means keeping it as free as possible from light pollution, which can spoil the nightly show. When a new state prison was approved for construction in the town in 1999, the Stellafane club, along with the International Dark Sky Association, ... [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018
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Indiana Public MediaFriday On 'Indiana Newsdesk:' Truancy Court, Light PollutionIndiana Public MediaAhead a visit to the forest to see how researchers are working to measure light pollution. And a group of elementary students had a question that you don't hear every day – can fireflies light up in space? Ahead, how Purdue is helping them experiment ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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ELLE.comKeep Your Complexion in the Clear With These Anti-Pollution ProductsELLE.comUltraviolet (UV) light from the sun has long been deemed skin's worst enemy, wreaking havoc on a cellular level and resulting in fine lines, pigment gone wild, and even skin cancer. But experts warn of another stealth skin saboteur: pollution. From the ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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LincolnshireLiveA great way to sell the city - or bad for light pollution? Plans lodged to light up Lincoln Castle at nightLincolnshireLiveA new series of projects designed to improve Lincoln Castle for visitors has been revealed. A planning application and listed building application to give the historical attraction new lighting inside, as well as revamped pathways and improved ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Midweek HeraldGreen light for expansion plans for Dunkeswell outdoor karting circuitMidweek HeraldCllr Paul Carter said that there were ways that the harm of the light pollution could be mitigated, adding: “It is great to see this business moving forward as they have been there for a long time.” Councillors voted by 13 votes, with one abstention ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Undark MagazineThe Obliteration of Night: On the Consequences of Electric LightUndark MagazineBut the roads turned out to increase congestion and pollution, including light pollution, too. In retrospect, the result was preordained: build a bigger freeway, and more people will use it to the point where there is more congestion than before the ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Punchline GloucesterNew store illuminations get go-ahead from plannersPunchline GloucesterThere was one objection from a resident in nearby Glynbridge Gardens who raised concerns about possible light pollution. Found in 1971 there are now more than 90 Hillarys stores throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Subscribe to Punchline ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Spectator.co.ukHow to live in a world without light: Life in the Dark at the Natural History Museum reviewedSpectator.co.ukOne information panel says that human light pollution is now increasing annually. There is so much ambient light that previously diurnal animals are switching to hunt at night, while strictly nocturnal creatures, such as the astonishing boat-billed ... [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Devon LiveNigel Mansell go-kart expansion approved - despite local fears it will 'stand out like a lighthouse'Devon LiveHe instead said that if it was the difference between refusal and approval, a condition requiring details of a scheme to minimise light pollution from the proposed windows to be submitted to and approved in writing by planners in order to minimise the ... [...]
Wed, Aug 15, 2018
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Astronomy-friendly lighting sets stage for Milky WayClimate HomeThis requires municipalities in Tenerife North and La Palma to take measures to mitigate light pollution, such as banning the use of high-pressure mercury lamps or white light lamps, with a few notable exceptions including lighting for sports and ... [...]
Wed, Aug 15, 2018
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EMULSIVE film.photography (press release) (blog)Light pollution – Shot on Fuji ACROS 100 at EI 50 (120 format)EMULSIVE film.photography (press release) (blog)by EMULSIVE | Published Aug 15, 2018 | Medium format, Photography | 0 1 min read. Light pollution. Shot on Fuji ACROS 100 at EI 50. Black and white negative film in 120 format shot as 6×6. Pull processed one stop. Light pollution - Shot on Fuji ACROS ... [...]
Wed, Aug 15, 2018
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