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: December 14, 2007
Central Ohio residents are preparing for the second major snowfall of the season… and so are utility crews.
There is good news on the car theft front in Ohio,at least it’s good news for car owners.
Ohio’s top elections official says all you’d need is a magnet and “smart phone” like the Palm Treo to tamper with Ohio’s electronic voting machines. Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner is reporting today on the findings of a $1,900,000 study of electronic voting systems in the state.
Columbus police have released the name of the officer who fatally shot a man suspected of rapes in the Linden area. Officer Ronald Moss who has been with the police for 27 years was investigating a series of rapes with the SWAT team when the shooting occured early Wednesday morning.