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Devon LiveHuge new business park for edge of Exeter 'would harm Exminster and Kennford'Devon LiveThere will be a negative impact on health, safety and environmental effects of noise, smell, dust, light, vibration, fumes or other forms of pollution or nuisance arising from the proposed development, including from associated traffic, and the impact ... [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
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WIREDBreathtaking Photos of a World Without Light PollutionWIREDIt's been said that there are as many stars in the universe as there are grains of sand on earth. Not that you'd know it looking up at the heavens from the heart of a city. The glare of urban living all but blots out the cosmic show overhead, denying ... [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
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Hunts PostFast-food restaurant plan backed by councillors despite objectionsHunts PostCllr Bucknell also said light pollution will be controlled and that trading hours will be restricted to 5am to midnight, although the committee would like to see Sunday hours shortened. Deliveries and waste collection must also take place between 8am ... [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
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Abergavenny ChronicleStargazing event unlikely to return to not so dark, dark skies National ParkAbergavenny ChronicleMonmouth AM?Nick Ramsay, who championed the campaign for a reduction in light pollution and inspired the bid to create the Brecon Beacons International Dark Sky Reserve, has said he is now concerned that the LED street lights recently installed by the ... [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
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InformNNYChasing 'dark skies' to focus on light pollutionInformNNYNow the two have become advocates against light pollution. "There's no way to get around that issue when it comes to astrophotography because you're always having to run away from cities to get to dark skies," Mehmedinovic said, adding that many ...and more [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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My PanhandleChasing 'dark skies' to focus on light pollutionMy PanhandleFilmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinovic got into astrophotography as a way to escape the urban grind and try new photography techniques. Now the two have become advocates against light pollution. "There's no way to get around that issue ... [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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WesternSlopeNowChasing 'dark skies' to focus on light pollutionWesternSlopeNowNow the two have become advocates against light pollution. "There's no way to get around that issue when it comes to astrophotography because you're always having to run away from cities to get to dark skies," Mehmedinovic said, adding that many ...and more [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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PKKHWhy Can't We See The Milkyway? Here's Why!PKKH(Since you're reading this I'll assume you love star-gazing). You won't believe this but there's only ONE reason why we cannot see the masterpiece at night: Light Pollution. What? You serious? There's something called Light Pollution, now? Ridiculous ... [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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CNNChasing 'dark skies' to focus on light pollutionCNNNow the two have become advocates against light pollution. "There's no way to get around that issue when it comes to astrophotography because you're always having to run away from cities to get to dark skies," Mehmedinovic said, adding that many ...and more [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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WalesOnlineThe Northern Lights were spotted lighting up the skies over WalesWalesOnlinePhotographs of aurora are likely from anywhere in the UK. Viewing aurora requires clear, dark skies away from light pollution." The Lights visible above Usk Reservoir on Saturday. A number of star gazers and photographers captured the moment the sky ...Capturing the Northern Lights: A conversation with a professional weather chaserCTV Newsall 3 news articles [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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Pirate FMWATCH: Cornwall celebrates dark skies bidPirate FMThe dinner event will also include a talk by Dr Wayne Thomas, a skilled astrophotographer and an expert in human biology and the negative effects of light pollution, on what it would mean for Bodmin Moor to become an International Dark Sky Landscape. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
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Vital UpdatesLight Pollution May Be Disrupting How Your Body FunctionsVital UpdatesScientists often recommend sleeping in complete darkness to better enhance the quality of sleep. Staying true to the circadian rhythms that are innate within the body is also known to treat insomnia and other sleep problems, showing the importance of ...and more [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
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Mirror.co.ukStunning time-lapse captures 'light show in the sky' meteor shower as 100000mph rocks burn up in spaceMirror.co.ukStunning time-lapse footage shows a beautiful meteor shower, featuring dozens of shooting stars, as rocks hurtling towards Earth's surface are burnt up in the atmosphere. The spectacle, dubbed the 'light show in the sky ', was captured in the skies ...Fancy watching a meteor shower light up the sky above your house? Here's our guideChronicleLiveThe Lyrid meteor shower peaks [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
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BBC NewsBrecon Beacons row over streetlights in 'dark sky' areaBBC NewsStreetlights placed at a dark sky reserve where people travel to view the Milky Way and major constellations have left a campaign group concerned. The Brecon Beacons National Park had the night sky above it protected to prevent light pollution in 2013.and more [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
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India WestIndian American Astrophotographer's Film to Screen at Green Film Fest 2017India WestSriram Murali, an Indian American photographer and engineer, will be talking about his short film on light pollution, “Lost in Light,” at the San Francisco Green Film Festival. The film will be screened April 22 at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco ... [...]
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
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Promoting the proper use of exterior public and private lighting to reduce light pollution