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International Initiative in Defence of the Quality of the Night Sky as Mankind’s Scientific, Cultural and Environmental Heritage

Heritage Sites of Astronomy

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29Apr 2011

Heritage Sites of Astronomy in the context of the World Heritage Convention


The Thematic study was published by ICOMOS and IAU, with the ISBN 978-2-918086-01-7 (e-book) and supported by Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) and Starlight Initiative.
The TS include Chapter 16: ‘Windows to the Universe’: Starlight, Dark Sky Areas, and Observatory Sites”




Background of the Initiative


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The Starlight Initiative is designed as an international action in defence of the values associated with the night sky and the general right to observe the stars. It is open to the participation of all scientific, cultural, environmental, and citizens' organizations...

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