'Light pollution' dims Milky Way for 1/3 of stargazers: study

A picture shows the Milky Way as seen from thee rebel-held town of Douma, east of the Syrian capital Damascus, on June 6, 2016, on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan. AFP / Sameer Al-Doumy





Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (

comments powered by Disqus



Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here