95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
WOSU News Archives For: March 5, 2010
The Transportation Safety Administration says Port Columbus and the Cincinnati airport are among the next airports to receive body scanners to screen passengers.
Ohio State students, faculty and staff flooded the university’s rec center Friday morning, but not to get in a workout. They were there to watch an arm wrestling match. One that likely will go down in the OSU record books.
Ohio has been left OUT of a recent round of federal grants to help prevent home foreclosures.
The Short North Neighborhood is one of Columbus’s most popular places to shop, eat and live. It’s been called Columbus’s SoHo; similar to New York City’s Bohemian enclave. Monday night WOSU-TV profiles The Short North in the first of a series of documentaries about Columbus neighborhoods.