I know its already passed but I saw this on the BBC website, posted today and thought it was so relevant to our project it had to be blogged…
Few people in the UK now have a clear view of the night sky because of light pollution. The fight is on to reclaim the stars, but what are the possible solutions?
Look at the sky at night and what do you see? Not much most probably. Even in the countryside the stars are becoming much harder to spot, with the sky glow caused by light pollution now visible for up to 50 miles (80km)…. (Continued here)