How Earth is being polluted by artificial light: Interactive map reveals the areas where our planet is losing its night skies as scientists warn the problem is getting WORSE



Areas of our planet are quickly losing their night sky and the problem is getting worse, scientists have warned.
New research has shown that the use of artificial lighting coming off of lampposts, buildings and cars is leading to a loss of night in many areas across the globe.
The 'death of the night' could have serious implications for animals and plants – who are biologically programmed to react differently during night and day.
An interactive map has been created to reveal the global regions worst hit by light pollution.
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22 November 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 60
Source: Daily Mail
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