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.
Bus Accident Kills Kindergarten Student
An eastern Ohio kindergarten student was killed this morning in a school bus accident.
The Ohio Highway patrol says 6-year-old Kasey King of Frazyburg was killed after the bus flipped over as it traveled on route 60 in Muskingum county.
Officials say the bus was carrying students from the Tri-Valled Local school district to Nashport Elementary – about 45 miles east of Columbus. Six other students suffered minor or moderate injuries.
The driver Carol Oler, 47, of Dresden was seriously hurt and taken by helicopter to grant medical center in Columbus.