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NASA/Bill Ingalls

The Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend, coinciding with the new moon. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports on how to see it. 

NASA/Bill Dunford

There is a shower in tonight’s forecast—not of rain or snow, but shooting stars. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.

Bob Wick, BLM

Electronic billboards are restricted in most of Arizona to protect dark skies for astronomers. Now lawmakers have lifted the ban in a region of Mohave County. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.


Michael McNamara/Arizona Republic

Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation that allows electronic billboards to be erected in some areas of Mohave County where they are now banned to protect the state's astronomy industry.

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The Arizona Senate has approved a proposal allowing electronic billboards in some areas of Mohave County where they are now banned to protect the region's astronomy industry.

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