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Stargazers on Sark enjoy the wonder of the Milky Way. Credit: Martin Morgan-Taylor

Looking for a great vacation spot with those all-important dark skies for astronomical observing? A small island in the English Channel off the French coast of Normandy might be just what you are looking for. The Channel Island of Sark has been officially recognized for the quality of its night sky by the International Dark-sky Association (IDA), who have designated it as the world’s first dark sky island, the latest in a select group of dark sky places around the world. (…) Read the rest of Travel Destination: World’s First Dark Sky Island (230 words)

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