Yet another Earth Day has passed, but this one marked by silence and solitude. David Sykes wonders if the silence wrought by the pandemic will open environmentalists' ears to the dangers of noise.
Silence, please! Is it really possible to mute the world? In a word, no. Well, certainly not yet, but scientists are working on new technology that may reduce noise.
Coming to a theater near you? "In Pursuit of Silence," a "meditative exploration of our relationship with silence" to premier in New York City and Los Angeles.