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The Silent Room That Drives You Insane

The Silent Room That Drives You Insane

Orfield Laboratories, located in Minnesota, is home to the most soundproof anechoic chamber in the U.S.—basically, an ultra-soundproofed room. If you stay in the room (in the dark) for more than a few minutes, you begin to hear your own heartbeat and lung function. Then you start hallucinating. The record for sitting in the dark in the room? Only 45 minutes …


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