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Melodies of Nature Series Ep. 3: Listening to the humming in darkness



After the photographer, Doudou, and her friends explored and collected unique sounds in the forest during daytime, they decided to make a nocturnal adventure around midnight. Many insects and amphibians that hide in daylight are quite noticeable at night. Check out the video to find what kind of sounds Doudou and her team will catch.

About Journeys in Nature: Melodies of Nature Series

Xishuangbanna, located in southwest China's Yunnan Province, is home to one of China's largest tropical rainforests with impressive biodiversity. Multiple ethnic groups, such as Dai, Hani and Lahu, live there as well. Doudou, a wildlife photographer and an environmentalist, came to the forest with friends from different walks of life to collect the sounds of local fauna and flora, as well as the sounds of indigenous ethnic instruments, to explore the human-nature relationship.

For more: 

Melodies of Nature Series Ep. 2: Xishuangbanna, a mysterious land

Melodies of Nature Series Ep. 1: Collecting the sounds of nature

(Cover image a video screenshot; video by CGTN Nature film crew)

(If you have specific expertise and want to contribute, or if you have a topic of interest that you'd like to share with us, please email us at nature@cgtn.com.)

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