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: April 15, 2008
Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill that would give up to seven paid sick days to more than two million employees.
A plant that’s become popular as a hallucinogenic drug is a step closer to becoming illegal in Ohio.
Columbus Mayor Coleman kicked off a new season of his Neighborhood Pride program at Brentnell Recreation Center today. Neighborhood residents are encouraged to work with the city to ensure code enforcement, pick up litter, and spruce up their houses.
The recently announced multi-billion dollar merger between Delta and Northwest may be another hit to the shrinking airline market for Central Ohio passengers. But an industry analyst says the consolidation could benefit the Delta hub in Cincinnati.
For the second time in two weeks, a high ranking employee of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office has been put on paid administrative leave. And that’s not all. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports the A-G isn’t complying with some requests for public documents.