Has the Milky Way gone missing? It has for the two-thirds of the U.S. population that can’t see it anymore. Light pollution has become so prevalent that it’s muddying our skies and depriving many people of the chance to experience one of the greatest wonders of the world—a brilliant star-filled sky.
Fortunately, organizations like the +NationalParkService
and +IDA - International Dark-Sky Association
are working hard to protect the last remaining “natural lightscapes” on the planet.
Here are some of the best places in the West for stargazing: http://bit.ly/1sy1MFs