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: June 22, 2009
Investigators in Ohio are offering a $10,000 reward for information in the three-year-old killings of a mother and her three children.
WOSU begins a new series – Facing the Mortgage Crisis. Over the next several weeks we’ll report on how the mortgage crisis is affecting Central Ohio and let you know how you can seek help if you or your neighbor faces foreclosure. The first report examines the foreclosure process and the benefits of getting help early.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland has proposed what he’s calling a framework for plugging the $3,200,000,000 hole in the state budget. He’s proposing cutting $2,400,000,000 in spending and is reversing his stance on slot machines – allowing them without an okay from voters.