The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light (Compact Disc)

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By Paul Bogard, Paul Bogard (Narrated by)
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Description


A brilliantly starry night is one of nature's most thrilling wonders. Yet in our world of nights as bright as day, most of us no longer experience true darkness. Exposure to artificial light at night has been cited as a factor in health concerns ranging from poor sleep to cancer. In his gorgeous debut, The End of Night, Paul Bogard travels the globe to find the night, blending personal narrative, natural history, health, science, and folklore to shed light on darkness. Showing exactly what we've lost, what we have left, and what we might hope to regain, he attempts nothing less than a restoration of how we see the spectacularly primal, wildly dark night sky.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781520019642
ISBN-10: 1520019645
Publisher: Gildan Media on Dreamscape Audio
Publication Date: April 26th, 2016
Language: English