For a second time this year from April 11th to 20th skywatchers around the world get a chance to determine how bad light pollution is in their backyard by counting visible stars. Light pollution has without a doubt turned night into day and has robbed an entire generation out of a sky filled with stars. It is a global threat that not only ruins our views of the cosmos, but also wastes money and natural resources.
Globe at Night campaign hopes to help change the course by getting you involved the battle to save the night sky. By utilizing the power of the internet coupled with handheld devices like tablets and smartphones – it now becomes and fun and easy project for entire families to participate and become aware of the natural heritage we are all being robbed of.
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