(06/12/2016)
More than one-third of the world's population can no longer see the Milky Way because of man-made lights. Among those missing out on awe-inspiring Milky Way views, nearly 80 percent of North Americans and 60 percent of Europeans.

These are the findings of a new global atlas of light pollution, published as part of a recent scientific paper.

Calhoun County WV is one of the few exceptions in the USA, with its lack of artificial light.

Calhoun Park is currently being considered for development for amateur astronomers as a dark skies park.


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