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Wasatch Back Dark Skies Ends Lawsuit Against County Over Planned LDS Temple

February 28, 2024 - KCPW NPR

The case that claimed the county obstructed due process in amending local lighting codes as part of the approval process […]

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Copper Harbor, MI Hosts Dark Sky Festival

February 27, 2024 - M Life

Keweenaw lodge will host workshops at their second dark sky festival on April 11-13.

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IL May Pass “Responsible Outdoor Lighting Control Act”

February 26, 2024 - Adam Kreuzer on LinkedIn

SB3501 would limit brightness, color, spill, and uplight from all new, renovated, or retrofitted lamps owned or operated by the […]

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American Headlights Are More ‘Blinding’ Than International Counterparts

February 23, 2024 - ABC Chicago

Automakers are making the case for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to harmonize standards for adaptive driving beam head […]

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Maryland Proposes Limits on Lighting at State-Run Facilities

February 22, 2024 - Conduit Street

The rules proposed under HB 305- Outdoor Lighting- Standards and Use of State Funds would limit lighting at state-run spaces […]

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Women Focus on Darkness in the Environment

February 21, 2024 - Violence and Gender

A heat map of eye movements over a group of sixteen images of different walkways in different lighting conditions has […]

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ALAN Makes Allergies Worse

February 20, 2024 - BMC Medicine

A meta study has concluded that exposure to anthropogenic light at night correlates with high odds of experience of allergic […]

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UK House of Lords Science and Tech Committee Calls for Action on Light Pollution

February 16, 2024 - LEDs Magazine

A working group from the upper house of parliament has rebuked the government for rejecting a call for action on […]

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Toronto, ON Reviews Lighting Rules After TD Bank Building Draws Complaints

February 15, 2024 - CTV News

The RGB lighting on the top floors of TD terrace has drawn complaints for brightness and choice of color. City […]

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ALAN Reduces Earthworm Activity, Increases Ragweed

February 14, 2024 - BMC Ecology and Evolution

Viennese zoologists have found that light at night has reduces near surface activity of anecic earthworms by 76%. The study […]

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Grand Rapids, MI Street Lighting Draws Complaints

February 13, 2024 - Mix 95.7

The municipality has nearly finished work to switch 18,000 street lights to LED. Some residents have begun to file complaints […]

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Judges Dismisses Bernard, NJ Baseball Field Lighting Lawsuit

February 12, 2024 - Tap Into Morristown

A suit by a group of neighbouring residents against the Basking Ridge Baseball Club over use of field lighting, as […]

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