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Wyoming Stargazing is an educational 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting scientific literacy and inspiring the next generation of scientists through astronomy education.  We are based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where we someday hope to build a public observatory and planetarium.

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How to see if we'll be able to see the northern lights over Jackson Hole...
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Come celebrate the Winter Solstice in style with us at Rendezvous Park!
Winter Solstice marks the onset of winter and is celebrated across the world. Rendezvous Lands Conservancy invites you to join hundreds of community members in welcoming winter at R Park on Sunday...
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Happy Thanksgiving! From Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Grand Teton National Park.
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Giving Tuesday is rapidly approaching! Here's how to help Jackson in multiple ways with one donation:
Help Wyoming Stargazing minimize the light pollution in Jackson Hole and get some awesome prizes for your contribution
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We just launched a fundraiser to Save Our Night Skies over Jackson Hole! Check it out and see how can win some awesome prizes!
Help Wyoming Stargazing minimize the light pollution in Jackson Hole and get some awesome prizes for your contribution
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Let's hope for some breaks in the clouds this week!
The Earth is currently orbiting through the debris of Comet Tempel-Tuttle -- yes, it's time for the Leonid meteor shower!
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Check out our new monthly feature - Astrophotography target! This month is the Andromeda Galaxy. Read on to see how to find it, then submit your pics or tag us. 
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Find out exactly why white LEDs are not the great solution most make them out to be...
http://www.wyomingstargazing.org/blog/132660/dark-sky-awareness/how-color-temperature-affects-light-pollution/
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Want to support the +IDA - International Dark-Sky Association while educating people about light pollution while saving a cat? Then order one of these shirts! 
Help the International Dark-Sky Association (darksky.org) and create awareness about light pollution by getting this humorous cat floating in space t-shirt. Purchase by Dec. 7th to receive by Dec. 25 Also available in more colors and Women's, Long sleeve, and Hoodie Styles! Click the drop down below.
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Another town in Texas was just named an International Dark Sky Community. If you want to see Jackson become the next Dark Sky Community, please help us out in our fundraiser: http://www.wyomingstargazing.org/blog/132615/fundraising/fundraising-to-save-our-night-skies/
HORSESHOE BAY, Tex. (19 November 2015) – In recognition of its exemplary efforts to preserve its naturally dark nighttime conditions, the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) announced today th...
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Here's an often overlooked detail that we're working with Jackson on: Most places simply choose a white LED because that's what's sold to them and it saves money, but it could lead to a disastrous backfire.

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In most cases LED Outdoor Lighting retrofits are done primarily to save money, both operating and maintenance costs. So the people making these decisions often choose the fixtures that will …
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Get caught up on how we're coming along with restoring Jackson's night skies...
Some interesting progress that has been made regarding light pollution in Jackson, Wyoming
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