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Bucket List for Kids: Stargazing in a dark-sky place

Bucket List for Kids: Stargazing in a dark-sky place

When was the last time you saw a starry sky? If you can’t recall it could be that you, like most Canadians, live in an urban area where artificial lights glow all night long causing the night sky to disappear so that you can hardly make out the stars. These lights also harm the ecosystem of nocturnal animals and the path of migrating birds. In Canada there are 17 authentic dark-sky places (called preserves) that can … Read entire article »

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