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Echoes of History: The Incredible Sound Effects of Malta’s Hypogeum Hal Saflieni

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This is our second blog with our educational partner Ancient Origins for our Science Fiction section.  Yes, we’re using science fiction rather broadly in this case, but in this offering by Ancient Origins you’ll see how the unknown conjures up theories of acoustical mind control that are fascinating for the fact that they could very possibly be true.  Archaeoacoustics is the study of sound in ancient space, and in this blog about the underground prehistoric temple of Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni you’ll find mind-boggling examples of auditory ingenuity.  So let’s go spelunking and hear the captivating sounds of ancient lives. Continue reading