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We're Only Just Now Learning the Dangers of Light Pollution

Light pollution, the inappropriate or excessive use of artificial light, has never been more prevalent and it is taking a toll on bugs, animals, and crops in the millions, often with lethal and damaging consequences. A new report in Nature highlights the growing problem as well as potential solutions.  While artificial light has been a common sight on the planet since the 1880s, the world continues to get brighter and brighter on a yearly basis.  Read more...



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