Mesmerizing time-lapse captures star trails over desert landmarks
September 29, 2015, 5:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Take a stunning journey through the night skies over Monument Valley, Trona Pinnacles and Red Rock Canyon.
What if the stars were as bright as the Los Angeles skyline?
May 1, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Living in a big city certainly has its charms, but light pollution isn't one of them!
New York buildings to go dark during bird migration season
April 30, 2015, 5:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Deadlier than Glen Close with a kitchen knife, light's 'fatal attraction' kills millions of birds each year.
Let there be night: 'Lux' examines light pollution and human consumption
January 28, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Photographer's exploration of the beauty of man-made illumination around the world reflects humankind's dominance over the planet.
Crazy time-lapse video captures 360-degree night sky
June 20, 2014, 9:16 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Michigan photographer Vincent Brady offers a stirring time-lapse tribute to the unpolluted night sky — all 360 degrees of it.
Artist imagines starscapes over city skylines
April 23, 2013, 7:50 a.m. by Miriam Kramer, Space.com
Thierry Cohen's artwork reveals the cosmic wonders hidden beneath the light pollution that masks the world's biggest cities.
Death Valley named largest dark sky park
February 20, 2013, 5 p.m. by Andrea Thompson, OurAmazingPlanet
The park is far enough away from light-polluted cities that its views of the night sky offer a glimpse of what could be seen before such cities were erected.
Illinois town becomes official 'dark sky' community
December 1, 2011, 11:53 a.m. by SPACE.com
The community seeks to raise awareness of other negative effects of light pollution, including energy, health and ecological concerns.