Discussion: Light pollution - Festival NASUTI

Discussion: Light pollution

Karol Petrík, director of the Observatory and Planetarium of M.R. Štefánik in Hlohovec

Matej Pok, Slovak Center for Scientific and Technical Information, National Center for the Popularization of Science and Technology in Society

hosted by: Tomáš Prokopčák, journalist

Discussion on the screened film and other aspects of the topic of light pollution.

The global problem of light pollution is growing exponentially every year, but it does not yet have a real solution. The problem that negatively affects the lives of animals and plants, the work of astronomers, but most affects the health of each of us. Light pollution is another type of pollution on the planet, but unlike plastic pollution or CO2 emissions, it is not the focus of media attention.