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The International Dark-Sky Association works to protect the night skies for present and future generations.

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International Dark Sky Week 2019

2019 International Dark Sky Week

Join the International Dark-Sky Association for a week of celebration, learning, and action! 2019 International Dark Sky Week is Sunday, March 31 – Sunday, April 7!  Created in 2003 by high-school student Jennifer Barlow, International […] Read more

Young Advocates Set Their Eyes on Tackling Light Pollution

HARP students light pollution stakeholder meeting

Earlier this month, the International Dark-Sky Association was contacted by a group of students  from Bioscience High School in Phoenix, Arizona. The group, Helping Achieve a Renewable Planet (H.A.R.P.), has been researching the subject of […] Read more

International Dark Sky Week 2019

2019 International Dark Sky Week

Join the International Dark-Sky Association for a week of celebration, learning, and action! 2019 International Dark Sky Week is Sunday, March 31 – Sunday, April 7!  Created in 2003 by high-school student Jennifer Barlow, International […] Read more

The European Union Adopts New Guidance On Roadway Lighting Installations

The European Union Adopts New Guidance On Roadway Lighting Installations Image

by John C. Barentine, Ph.D. IDA Director of Public Policy When white light-emitting diode (LED) technology appeared on the outdoor lighting market late in the last decade, the world was on the edge of economic […] Read more

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