WOSU News Archives For: October 31, 2003

Ohio annouces first of its kind kidney exchange program

12:00AM
October
31, 2003

Last year, 761 Ohioans were on the kidney transplant list. Of that number, 133 died while waiting for a transplant. A group of Ohio doctors announced today a new registry to get kidneys to patients around the state.

Study: Columbus traffic congestion lessening – slightly

12:00AM
October
31, 2003

If you are stuck in traffic right now, you may find this hard to believe, but a recent study indicates roadway congestion in Columbus has improved – albeit slightly – over the past couple years.

OSU researchers: Bats get a bad rap

12:00AM
October
31, 2003

Inspiring fear and loathing in many people, bats mainly want to be left alone. The nocturnal flyers function largely through something called echo-location. This Hallowween, WOSU science reporter Carolyn Gramling takes a closer look at these spooky mammals.