China is exploring using artificial satellites for street lighting.
Citizen science offers a powerful tool for monitoring light pollution. Chapter 24 of the new book, Citizen Science: Innovation, Open Science, Society, and Policy by Hecker et al. reviews the various citizen science projects addressing light pollution. Lots of other interesting applications in this free download, too.
The International Astronomical Union’s Commission C.B7 on Protection of Existing and Potential Observatory Sites invites you to a two-day meeting at Kuffner Observatory in Vienna, August 24 and 26, 2018. No registration fee or IAU membership is required. Send poster titles and abstracts to Constance Walker (cwalker[at]noao.edu) by August 1, 2018.