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Bright lights, not Dark Nights – How do City Lights affect Urban Animals?

Light pollution is a well-known problem for astronomers, but what does it mean for the wildlife in our cities? I’m Harriet, a research student at the University of Melbourne and part of the social media team for AstroLight 2017, and I’m trying to find out! I’m interested in discovering how humans are impacting our environment, … Continue reading Bright lights, not Dark Nights – How do City Lights affect Urban Animals?

The Shop

If you or your kids are inspired by what you see at the AstroLight Festival, be sure to check out the Scienceworks Shop on your way out! With heaps of products for all ages, the Shop is well-stocked with a huge range of fun and educational toys, experiment kits, books, and more. Encourage your child’s … Continue reading The Shop