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Is light pollution getting better or worse?

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Awareness of light pollution is spreading, but with changing lighting technologies, emissions are shifting to wavelengths our current measuring devices cannot assess well. Community involvement is essential to evaluate changes in sky brightness.

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The author acknowledges funding from the European Unionʼs Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no. 689443 via project GEOEssential.

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