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Sanctuaries of Silence: A Listening Journey

Length: 12 min.
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We’ve adapted the virtual reality film Sanctuaries of Silence into an immersive listening journey into the Hoh Rain Forest, one of the quietest places in North America. Join acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton as he guides us in reconnecting with the silence of the living world.

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Sanctuaries of Silence

This film takes you on an immersive journey with acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton into the Hoh Rain Forest, one of the quietest places in North America.

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