Iceland (Eva Sturm)
Rufous elephant shrew (Hidden Kingdoms - BBC)
Roderveld, the Netherlands
How dark is the night sky where you live? Can you see the band of our Milky Way with unaided eyes?
With the rise of light pollution in this technological age, so few people experience the awe-inspiring majesty of a truly dark night sky anymore. Join the International Dark-Sky Association and stargazers from around the world in celebrating our planet’s lens into the cosmos for International Dark Sky Week!
Seattleites: We have a certified Dark Sky Park right here in Washington!
A new UN climate report sheds light on the risks of climate change, including the loss of animal species.