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 1, 2009
Many married couples claim they want to share everything with their spouses. But for some local couples, that even means military service.
Public pension plans are not immune to the economic downturn. Over the past year each state system has lost assets. WOSU reports the groups propose changes in plans in an effort to save money.
Run your dish washer at midnight instead of at noon and pay less for your electricity. That’s the kind of choice Ohio consumers may soon have, after special new high-tech electricity meters are installed. In fact, American Electric Power has just announced it’s going after federal stimulus money to help pay for the pilot project.