Don't miss the reading of this poem by Chilean poet, diplomat, political activist and mystic Pablo Neruda, read by Astronaut Leland Melvin. Follow Neruda as he walks through the forest, step by step, making small and extraordinary discoveries one miracle at a time. As he says at the end, "Anyone who hasn’t been in the Chilean forest doesn’t know this planet."


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  • Development threatens the El Boldo Reserve—a unique ecosystem that once dominated central Chile. Find ways to help Corporación Bosques de Zapallar, protect this vulnerable ecosystem.  
  • Visit Rainforest Trust to learn more about current conservation efforts to stop the destruction of rainforests in Latin America.
  • Neruda offers us an inspiration to lift our spirits as he says, "I have come out of that landscape, that mud, that silence, to roam, to go singing through the world." Go out to meet the landscape, the nature near you, and listen to its song.

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