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IDA’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The International Dark-Sky Association is concerned about the worldwide impact caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We mourn the suffering we’ve seen around the world and we acknowledge the loss faced by the worldwide community. We […] Read more

Helper, Utah Certified as International Dark Sky Community

Helper, Utah Certified as International Dark Sky Community Image

Release date: April 1, 2020 Contact(s): Lenise Peterman 801-712-7622 HELPER, UT— Helper City and the International Dark-Sky Association are pleased to announce Helper as an International Dark Sky Community, a place recognized for its quality night skies […] Read more

Lessons From the Dark: How The Night Can Help Us Cope with Crisis

Lessons From the Dark: How The Night Can Help Us Cope with Crisis Image

by Diana del Solar, Public Outreach Associate Around the world, people are adjusting to a new “normal” as the Covid-19 pandemic threatens public health, the global economy, and the stability of the modern world. During […] Read more

Family Activities to Enjoy the Night from Home

Family Activities to Enjoy the Night from Home Image

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, families around the world are hunkering down at home. Here are some great resources to engage in the dark sky movement with your loved ones whether it be in […] Read more

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