The mountains are calling and I must go, and I will work on while I can, studying incessantly.
- John Muir
When it comes to preserving nature, the United States is in a scary place right now.
However, the continuous work of world-renowned sound recordist and acoustic ecologist, Gordon Hempton has inspired two filmmakers to head into Olympic National Park, appreciate silence and ask themselves—and everyone who watches the 'Being Hear' film—what purpose does nature serve? (more…)