Boston’s Unusual Free Museum | NANTL Field Report 002

Boston’s Unusual Free Museum | NANTL Field Report 002

Today I’m in Boston, at Mass General Hospital, to look at the birthplace of a medical marvel. *intro music* I’m on the fourth floor of Mass General Hospital’s Bulfinch Building, in the storied “Ether Dome”. This was the hospital’s main operating room from 1821 to 1867, but its most notable for its namesake demonstration. In…Continue reading Boston’s Unusual Free Museum | NANTL Field Report 002

The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar ft. Dr. Oliver Watson

The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar ft. Dr. Oliver Watson

The mission of the museum here is to show the achievements of the Islamic civilization, Islamic culture through great works of art. The building is fitting place in which to show a collection here, which is all of extraordinary good quality. It started off with the royal family acquiring some pieces, then came very soon…Continue reading The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar ft. Dr. Oliver Watson