All posts by Chuck Beuter & The Let There Be Light Team

Podcast host Chuck Bueter and planetarium director Art Klinger recently compiled the Let There Be Night collection of resources for dark sky advocates, including a set of two DVDs, a planetarium program, an interactive Second Life environment, and the obligatory website. Chuck is active with the US IYA Dark Skies Awareness Group, and has promoted dark skies in his community, at conferences, and at online workshops. While awaiting the 2012 Transit of Venus, Chuck dabbles in Paper Plate Education, maintains Nightwise.org, and values the at-home dad gig.

By Chuck Beuter & The Let There Be Light Team on August 17, 2009 in
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Date: August 17, 2009 Title: Let There Be Night Podcaster: Chuck Bueter Links: www.LetThereBeNight.com www.darkskiesawareness.org Description: While telescopes have expanded our view of the heavens for 400 years, light pollution now constricts it. In an effort to quantify how much of the night sky has already been lost, more than 3,400 students in one community […]

By Chuck Beuter & The Let There Be Light Team on January 18, 2009 in
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Date:  January 18, 2009 Title:  Gosh Dim It All! Podcasters:  Chuck Bueter and the Let There Be Night Team Organization:  Let There Be Night Description:   Thousands of kids from one school district are preparing to quantify how much of the night sky has already been lost.  While students observe Orion to determine their limiting magnitude at […]