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: August 13, 2007
Banks across the U-S are cracking down on lending standards on sub-prime mortgages. In Ohio, government agencies are trying to help homeowners hold onto their houses.
A new state law to place additional limitations on adult clubs and video stores will likely not go into effect as scheduled.
A new report on teen jobs paints a bleak picture. Northeastern University researcher, Joe McLaughlin, says this is the toughest job market for teens in several generations. In Columbus, city and county government this summer helped fund a jobs program designed to combat the high unemployment rate for teen-agers.