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Conservation Conversation: Conservation on an Astronomical Scale #BeOnlineWithAMC

Date and Time

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Location

Zoom,
Web Based,
United States

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

While astronomers have been the first to note the increase of light at night, light pollution has huge environmental impacts - as well as impacts on human health and safety. Learn about this major conservation issue, what you can do about it, and what the AMC is doing in this arena. Join the AMC Potomac Chapter for this Conservation Conversation with Douglas Arion, PhD, the Executive Director of the Mountains of Stars program, and Professor Emeritus of Physics and Astronomy and Donald D. Hedberg Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Entrepreneurial Studies at Carthage College.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Light pollution

Activity

Conservation

Offered By

Potomac

Status

Open

Audience

Adults (18+)


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