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: September 19, 2007
A lawmaker who was opposed to the state’s smoking ban has introduced a bill to allow smoking in what some may see as a fairly obvious place, cigar bars.
Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann is suing two restaurants on the Ohio State University campus who said they were offering free food to students.
A new study estimates hundreds of thousands of Ohioans are financially trapped by “payday loans” for months or years.
Ed tells the story of Joel Wright, the man who laid the ground work – literally – for what is now the Capital City of Ohio.