Nuevo estudio resalta la necesidad de tomar acciones urgentes para revertir el acelerado crecimiento de la contaminación lumínica

Nuevo estudio resalta la necesidad de tomar acciones urgentes para revertir el acelerado crecimiento de la contaminación lumínica Thumbnail

Traducido por Fernando Avila. To read this post in English, click here. El proyecto de ciencia ciudadana “Globe at Night” encuentra que a nivel mundial la contaminación lumínica se duplica cada ocho años. Un nuevo [...]

Request for support for a petition to reduce light pollution at night in New Zealand Thumbnail

The following is a guest post by Nalayini Brito-Davies, Vice President of the IDA Board of Directors. As with most countries in the world, New Zealand is seeing its night skies come under threat from…
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Q&A with IDA Advocate Diane Knutson Thumbnail

Each month the International Dark-Sky Association features an IDA Advocate from the worldwide network of volunteers who are working to protect the night in a feature called ‘Monthly Star.’ This month we’re highlighting the work…
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New study highlights the need for urgent action to reverse runaway light pollution Thumbnail

To read this post in Spanish, click here. (Para leer esta publicación en español, haga clic aquí.) Globe at Night community science project finds that light pollution is doubling globally every eight years. A new…
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Wairarapa Dark Sky Reserve Becomes New Zealand’s Second International Dark Sky Reserve Thumbnail

SOUTH WAIRARAPA and CARTERTON DISTRICTS, New Zealand – The Districts of South Wairarapa and Carterton of New Zealand’s North Island named Wairarapa Dark Sky Reserve, the newest International Dark Sky Reserve certified by the International…
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IDA appeals FCC approval of SpaceX Gen2 satellite constellation Thumbnail

On December 29, 2022, IDA lodged an appeal with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia of the order of the Federal Communications Commission: In the Matter of Space Exploration Holdings…
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Globe at Night 2023: Can you see the stars? Thumbnail

Every year, the Globe at Night international community science campaign, a program of NSF’s NOIRLab, raises awareness about the impact of light pollution by inviting community scientists to measure and submit night sky brightness observations…
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Pursuing Europe-wide action on light pollution Thumbnail

Europe is the most light-polluted continent, but a bold initiative from the Czech Republic seeks to reverse that. To support a proposal for EU-wide action on light pollution from the Czech Republic, IDA has developed…
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Responsible Outdoor Lighting at Night (ROLAN) manifesto for lighting Thumbnail

By following the ROLAN manifesto, governments, businesses, and individuals can support the implementation of the United Nations sustainable development goals. IDA is joining leading partners in the global lighting community to endorse a lighting manifesto…
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Kerem Asfuroglu: Dark Arts and Community Lighting Thumbnail

Each month the International Dark-Sky Association features an IDA Advocate from the worldwide network of volunteers working to protect the night. This month we’re highlighting the work of Kerem Asfuroglu in the U.K. and Ireland…
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Cover of Nightscape magazine, issue #110

We are delighted to bring you the digital version of the December 2022 Nightscape magazine, which includes: “Day and night, light and life” an article about our daily rhythm, by Lisa Heschong 2022 Annual Awards…
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