Australia’s first Dark Sky Park named!

Australian Geographic has a detailed story about the naming of the Warrumbungle National Park as Australia's first Dark Sky Park. http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/news/2016/07/warrumbungle-np-declared-australias-first-dark-sky-park  Warrumbungle National Park in...

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Lost in Light — a short film to explain dark skies

Lost in Light is short film on how light pollution affects the view of the night skies. Shot mostly in California, the movie shows how the view gets progressively better as you move away from the lights. It shows just how important dark skies are to the world,...

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Professor Watson talks about the campaign

In an article for The Conversation, Professor Fred Watson talks passionately about the Dark Sky Park Project for the Warrumbungle National Park and how the campaign can improve the skies both for astronomy and other aspects of life in the Coonabarabran region. Thanks...

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How other regions capitalise on astronomy as a business

A story from the UK showing just how valuable astronomy can be to business in a whole region: How Northumberland's businesses are capitalising on astrotourism Almost two years on since Northumberland was granted dark sky status, Tom Keighley looks at how the county is...

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