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Stars Above, Earth Below Adventures of an Astronomer in the National Parks Dr. Tyler Nordgren
Denali National Park Bryce Canyon National Park
Arches National Park
Chaco Culture National Historical Park
Glacier National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park
Arches National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park
Acadia National Park
 
 
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park
Hubble Space Telescope – M51
Acadia National Park
NASA New Horizons
NASA/JPL Galileo
 
NASA/JPL Cassini
NASA/JPL Cassini
NASA/JPL Cassini
Yellowstone National Park
 
Chaco Culture National Historical Park
Chaco Culture National Historical Park
Night on Earth – ESA/Rosetta Spacecraft
Light Pollution
Chad Moore/NPS
Death Valley National Park – NPS Night Sky Team
Joshua Tree National Park – NPS Night Sky Team
Light Pollution
Who Cares? <ul><li>Loss of Natural Night affects biosphere: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Nocturnal species (raptors, turtles, etc...
Arches National Park
Light Pollution
Light Pollution
Direct Waste- 50% Glare- 10% Productive- 40%
 
McGraw Ranch – Rocky Mountain NP
Lake Yellowstone Hotel –  Yellowstone NP Lake McDonald Lodge –  Glacier NP
www.darksky.org
Natural Bridges National Monument – NPS Night Sky Team
Natural Bridges National Monument
Yosemite National Park
 
 
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  1. 1. Stars Above, Earth Below Adventures of an Astronomer in the National Parks Dr. Tyler Nordgren
  2. 2. Denali National Park Bryce Canyon National Park
  3. 3. Arches National Park
  4. 4. Chaco Culture National Historical Park
  5. 5. Glacier National Park
  6. 6. Bryce Canyon National Park
  7. 7. Bryce Canyon National Park
  8. 8. Bryce Canyon National Park
  9. 9. Arches National Park
  10. 10. Rocky Mountain National Park
  11. 11. Acadia National Park
  12. 14. Acadia National Park
  13. 15. Acadia National Park
  14. 16. Acadia National Park
  15. 17. Acadia National Park
  16. 18. Acadia National Park
  17. 19. Hubble Space Telescope – M51
  18. 20. Acadia National Park
  19. 21. NASA New Horizons
  20. 22. NASA/JPL Galileo
  21. 24. NASA/JPL Cassini
  22. 25. NASA/JPL Cassini
  23. 26. NASA/JPL Cassini
  24. 27. Yellowstone National Park
  25. 29. Chaco Culture National Historical Park
  26. 30. Chaco Culture National Historical Park
  27. 31. Night on Earth – ESA/Rosetta Spacecraft
  28. 32. Light Pollution
  29. 33. Chad Moore/NPS
  30. 34. Death Valley National Park – NPS Night Sky Team
  31. 35. Joshua Tree National Park – NPS Night Sky Team
  32. 36. Light Pollution
  33. 37. Who Cares? <ul><li>Loss of Natural Night affects biosphere: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Nocturnal species (raptors, turtles, etc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Humans </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Waste of electricity, money, resources. </li></ul>
  34. 38. Arches National Park
  35. 39. Light Pollution
  36. 40. Light Pollution
  37. 41. Direct Waste- 50% Glare- 10% Productive- 40%
  38. 43. McGraw Ranch – Rocky Mountain NP
  39. 44. Lake Yellowstone Hotel – Yellowstone NP Lake McDonald Lodge – Glacier NP
  40. 45. www.darksky.org
  41. 46. Natural Bridges National Monument – NPS Night Sky Team
  42. 47. Natural Bridges National Monument
  43. 48. Yosemite National Park
  44. 51. Thank you Available in Mach www.Planetary.org/Parks Stars Above, Earth Below On Sale Now

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