Early Bloomers: How Light Pollution Can Damage Seasonal Cycles

Light pollution and overnight lighting have had measurable impacts on fauna across the world, from sea turtle nesting to the migration patterns of

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Blue Light Speeds Up Blindness

A recent study from the University of Toledo suggests that blue light from digital devices as well as the sun transform vital molecules in the sun’

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Light Pollution is Preventing Some Clownfish from Hatching

Light pollution causes more harm than simply ruining the view during a starry night.

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Oil and Gas Industry Releases Circadian Lighting Guidelines

Harmful blue light is not just a threat to light pollution and sleeping habits.

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How LEDs Are Making Space Station Gardens A Reality

We need light to grow things, that’s a pretty fundamental part of farming -- and life.

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Light Pollution is Changing the Nesting Habits of Sea Turtles

When baby sea turtles hatch, their first instinct is to head toward the moonlight reflecting on the water’s surface — a natural waypoint that leads

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Light Pollution Harms Bird Migration

Twice a year more than 5 million birds from at least 250 different species fly through the city of Chicago alone as they head toward Canada in the

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What is Ecotourism?

Ecotourism has become a worldwide traveling phenomenon for those desiring nature sights and experiences, and there is a reason for the rising popul

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Mauna Kea Observatories and Light Pollution

Mauna Kea is one of the most important locations in the astronomy world.

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Light Pollution Harms Bird Migration

Twice a year more than 5 million birds from at least 250 different species fly through the city of Chicago alone as they head toward Canada in the

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6 Reasons to Switch to LED Lighting

Compared to traditional lighting practices, LED lighting yields a wide variety of advantages.

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What is the Dark Sky Movement?

The Dark-Sky Movement is a worldwide campaign to reduce light pollution.

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Amateur Astronomy and Light Pollution

The greatest threat to amateur astronomy today is the unreasonably excessive growth of severe light pollution.

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Light Pollution and Animals

Did you know that light pollution has a substantially harmful impact on wildlife?

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How Does Blue Light Impact Plants?

We recently investigated how everyday consumption of blue light impacts humans.

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How Does Blue Light Impact Humans?

Although the use of blue light is an excellent solution to provide environmentally friendly lighting, it also poses a large number of health risks

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The European Ban on Halogen Light Bulbs

If you don’t actively stay up-to-date with developments in the lighting industry or international news, you may have missed the recent ban on halog

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Environmental Impacts of Light Pollution

Through the incessant growth of both infrastructure and global human population, use of outdoor and city lighting has exploded.

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The Various Light Bulbs and Their Advantages

Although it’s invention is credited to Thomas Edison in 1879, multiple iterations of the first light bulb have existed since the early nineteenth c

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The Necessity for Observatory-Friendly LEDs and SSLs

In October 2018, the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Street and Area Lighting Conference (SALC) convened in Orlando, Florida, to discuss the

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