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Dark Night Sky

Our Elusive Milky Way

William H. Waller | Posted 11.19.2013 | Science
William H. Waller

For 25 years as an astronomy educator, I have informally polled hundreds of students, teachers, and the general public regarding their awareness of the night sky. Invariably, no more than 25 percent have ever seen the Milky Way with their own eyes.