Unique Museums: Beneski Museum

Located on the campus of Amherst College, the Beneski Museum of Natural History is one of New England’s largest natural history museums. With more than 1,700 specimens on display, you can find anything from dinosaur fossils and meteorites to the world’s largest collection of rodent teeth! Producer Dave Fraser and videographer Mark Langevin take us on a tour.

Beneski Museum

Maestro Kevin Rhodes: Porgy & Bess

Maestro Kevin Rhodes talks about his upcoming event at Springfield’s Symphony Hall, where he’ll perform Porgy and Bess alongside renowned composer Joseph Schwantner and famous actor Avery Brookes.

Springfield Symphony presents Porgy & Bess
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Heart Health

Baystate Health Cardiologist Heba Wassif joins the show this evening to shed light on heart attacks, the previous and present statistics, and the unique differences between the symptoms that men and women experience when they suffer an attack.

Tiny Houses

The Tiny House Movement is a social movement where people are downsizing the space they live in. A typical American home is around 2,600 square feet, while the typical tiny home is around to 100-400 square feet. Tiny Houses come in all shapes, sizes, and forms but they focus on smaller spaces and simplified living. Connecting Point Producer Dave Fraser visits a gentleman who’s completed the construction of his first Tiny Home.