The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
WOSU News Archives For: December 6, 2005
Some law schools around the country have banned military recruiters from their campuses because of the Pentagon’s don’t ask, don’t tell policy regarding gays. The federal government threatened to cut all federal funding for colleges and universities which refused recruiters. Three dozen law schools have sued the Defense Department for violating their right to free speech. The Supreme Court heard opening arguments Tuesday.