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: January 11, 2006
Local sales of Ohio-grown commodities are steadily increasing. The popularity of farmers’ markets and research by Ohio State suggest that people are eager for organic and locally raised produce. The staff members at O-S-U’s College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences say they want to help Ohio farmers tap into this expanding market. WOSU’s Sam Hendren prepared this report
A developmentally disabled woman is home today after being missing for 5 days. The disappearance prompted the firing of two county-contracted caregivers for what officials call inappropriate activities.