Sometimes the closest you can get to wild animals is your flat screen television. Sean shares a story he produced for Stories From the Heart of the Land about the intense connections that are made through wildlife films and guides such as David Attenborough.
Joe Penna is an online video sensation known as the "Mystery Guitar Man." Also - Rabiah Seminole remembers the day John Lennon was shot. Plus - checking in with former football player Don Henson who dreamed of becoming a professor.
Rashod Ollison was 6 years old when Michael Jackson's Thriller came out. He'll never forget the day his mom brought the album home. He and his sisters played it on a special record player that sprayed rainbow lights across the walls and brought joy into their house.
All musician Matt Arbogast knew about his grandfather, Paul Arbogast, was that Paul died as a young man after serving in World War II, and that his grandmother, Julia, never remarried. Then Matt came into possession of letters Paul had written to Julia between 1943 and 1945. Matt was electrified with the idea of making an album based on the letters. Also on the show: a 94 year-old's run for U.S. Senate.
The poor economy is forcing thousands of horse owners to give up their companions and, in some cases, euthanize them. When Diane Branton’s work hours were cut and gas prices rose, she could no longer afford to feed her horses.