Scientists are learning more about how light pollution effects our environment, but they do not know much about how it impacts marine life. Photo: Getty Images
Scientists are learning more about how light pollution effects our environment, but they do not know much about how it impacts marine life. Photo: Getty Images
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Where light pollution impacts marine life most – new global atlas highlights areas of concern

  • Scientists have mapped coastal cities and their contributions to light pollution affecting the oceans, to pinpoint hotspots for research into its impacts
  • LED lights are a major factor behind the increase in light pollution in cities such as Hong Kong, but it’s a fixable problem, they and other experts say

Topic |   Environment
Scientists are learning more about how light pollution effects our environment, but they do not know much about how it impacts marine life. Photo: Getty Images
Scientists are learning more about how light pollution effects our environment, but they do not know much about how it impacts marine life. Photo: Getty Images
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