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Light Pollution: How Does It Affect Wildlife Feeding Habits?
2012-11-29 14:16:40

A research team has investigated how artificial light pollution has affected the feeding habits of wildlife in coastal habitats.

2012-10-19 04:01:07

Curious customers asking the question whether LED Grow Light technology has made it or not can now visit Urban Garden in Sheffield, United Kingdom to see the famous X2 LED Grow Lights from Hydro

2012-09-24 23:01:15

One Stop Green is committed to providing you with a long-term lighting solution that has unprecedented energy savings and now offers the world’s highest quality LED Flood light, manufactured

2012-09-11 12:49:59

An international conference at the University of Haifa has called attention to the dangers of exposure to light at night.

Dr. Malcolm Smith Receives IDA David Crawford Lifetime Achievement Award
2012-09-04 07:31:29

On August 29th, the lights went off and the stars turned on during a special event at Beijing Planetarium.

Light Pollution Subject Of New Film
2012-08-29 04:47:52

The International Dark-Sky Association and Loch Ness Productions are giving attendees of the International Astronomical Union Congress in Beijing a sneak peak of a full dome video on light pollution called "Losing the Dark."


Latest Light pollution Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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