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: February 11, 2013
The Louisiana inmates who killed a Sunbury man two years ago pleaded guilty to kidnapping charges Monday in a Mississippi court.
Ohio’s state auditor says he’s turned up four more school districts that removed poor-performing students from their rolls.
State labor officials have released the first official report on Ohio’s growing shale drilling industry.
Ohio’s top education official has apologized for an anti-gun-control Facebook posting using a photo of Adolf Hitler – but some state school board members say she must go further.
The five-year old boy rescued from an icy pond at a southeast Columbus apartment complex last week has died.
Several Statehouse committees will begin work on Gov. Kasich’s proposed budget, ideas for curbing school violence, and the attendance-keeping practices in Ohio school districts.
Gun sales soared following the Connecticut school shooting in December. At the same time, the White House began drafting a proposal for stricter gun control measures. WOSU recently traveled to Mansfield to talk with an Ohio-based gun maker about the effects the last six weeks has had on his business.