To See Stars, Arlington Students Ask You To Dim The Lights Saturday Night

When I first saw a post about this on Arlington County’s site, I had a sneaking suspicion that it was Arlington’s busybody anti-light pollution brigade bleeding into the area’s schools. But speaking to the kids, they were genuinely enthusiastic about the cause.

I was a little dubious about their claims of the environmental effects which they got from the International Dark Sky Association, but I can sympathize with the desire to see the stars. I’ve still never been to a dark sky site, even as an adult, and seeing the Milky Way proper is on my bucket list.

To See Stars, Arlington Students Ask You To Dim The Lights Saturday Night

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