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Pollution from artificial, LED lights rising rapidly worldwide: Study

Artificial lighting at night is contributing to an alarming increase in light pollution, both in amount and in brightness, affecting places all over the world, including India, a study has found.

Why artificial light at night is dangerous for your health

Inadequate exposure to natural light during the day and overexposure to artificial light at night is not conducive to the body's natural sleep/wake cycle.


Infrared light 'stops eye damage'

People with careers that expose them to bright or or artificial light,such as construction workers,fishermen,welders or actors,could be pre-treated with infrared light to reduce vision damage,say researchers.

The dangers of light at night

Artificial light,especially light composed of blue wavelength,may have serious health consequences because of its interference with melatonin production,say researchers.