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Call for 2019 IDA Award Nominations

Do you know a dark sky advocate who deserves recognition for their work defending the natural nighttime environment? The International Dark-Sky Association is pleased to request nominations for the 2019 IDA Awards. Each year, IDA […] Read more

Pitcairn Islands Announced International Dark Sky Sanctuary

Pitcairn Islands Announced International Dark Sky Sanctuary Image

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAPRIL 4, 2019 — ADAMSTOWN, PITCAIRN — The remote Pitcairn Islands group has been named the world’s newest International Dark Sky Sanctuary by the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) today. This makes Pitcairn one of […] Read more

A Fungal Fairy-land, Revisited

A Fungal Fairy-land, Revisited Image

Guest post by Anna Chinn Journalist and mushroom romantic, Aotearoa/New Zealand Letting our eyes fill up with darkness, we start to trust our feet and hands to find our way. We’re adjusting to the blindfold […] Read more

Call for 2019 IDA Award Nominations

Call for 2019 IDA Award Nominations Image

Do you know a dark sky advocate who deserves recognition for their work defending the natural nighttime environment? The International Dark-Sky Association is pleased to request nominations for the 2019 IDA Awards. Each year, IDA […] Read more

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