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.
AIDS Orphans in Rwanda Offered Hope
There are so many children orphaned by Aids in Rwanda that there are not enough families with adults to take them in. A Rwandan woman was in Columbus recently to explain her idea on how to keep these children alive and give them hope for the future.