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: March 21, 2007
Governor Ted Strickland this week ended the most recent battle in what some call the “raw milk wars.”
The Ohio House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to overhaul the bureaucracy that oversees state universities and community colleges. If state senators go along, the Ohio Board of Regents will be relegated to a minor role, but the chancellor will be elevated to a cabinet-level position.
Ohio State University’s veterinary hospital is treating an animal for possible food contamination. A Canadian pet food company has recalled dozens of brands of dog and cat food after reported deaths and pet illnesses.