How many stars can you see at night? If you live in a city, that number is likely pretty small. That's because modern-day lighting artificially illuminates the sky and conceals the stars from view in a phenomenon known as light pollution. To really get a feel for just how awe-inspiring the night sky can be, you need to go somewhere dark — really dark. That's just what International Dark Sky Parks are there for.
The Heavens Are Hidden
Gear Up, Head Out, and Look Up
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Written by Ashley Hamer June 26, 2017
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