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 9, 2009
State transportation officials are talking up work zone safety this week, reminding drivers to use additional care around orange barrels, for their own safety as well as that of workers.
AEP customers will see a hike of $13 in this month’s electric bill that will continue through the rest of 2009. The Ohio Consumers Council believes these rate hikes are not only exorbitant, but unlawful.
An Ohio State University student is recovering after contracting bacterial meningitis, a contagious disease that can be fatal. While just about every college encourages students to protect themselves with the meningitis vaccine, only some require it.