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Black Canyon of the Gunnison in Colorado and
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Black Canyon of the Gunnison in Colorado and national parks like it preserve dwindling dark night skies, "which remind us of our connection to the cosmos and serve as a critical resource for animals to navigate, mate and hunt," @usinterior said on Instagram on Aug. 24, 2016. Seen in the heavens here: the Milky Way. (Credit: U.S. Department of the Interior / Tyler Nordgren)

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Amazing Instagram photos of national parks

The U.S. Department of the Interior (@usinterior) collects the most amazing scenes from U.S. national parks on Instagram, a mobile app that can be used to alter the color and tone of photographs.

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