Without doubt, light means life. Light has an incredible influence on our lives. In a positive way. Safety, enabling us to move quickly and continuing with activities that a century ago simply were stopped – due to a lack of light during night.
But what about all these huge cities and places that during night are lightened by a thousands of lamps, traffic lights, spots and promotional lightened banners and houses…. More and more we understand that artificial light has also a negative impact – on our health and on the nature of animals and plants.
Light pollution – what this means and how destroying and dangerous it can be is now scientifically researched on a very broad range of topics.
This video is really enlightening:
Video: Loss of the night
Researchers are looking for help – maybe you are interested to collaborate?
Scientists Want You to Help Crowdsource Night Lights