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 19, 2013
Shipping company DHL laid off about 9,500 workers when it left the Wilmington Air Park in 2008. Air park operators say they’re seeing signs of an economic rebound.
Jury selection has begun in the trial of the alleged mastermind of a deadly plot to lure robbery victims with phony Craigslist job offers, killing three men and wounding a fourth.
Governor John Kasich will deliver his annual State of the State address tonight from Lima. It’s a Rust Belt city that, like much of Ohio, saw manufacturing jobs leave and unemployment rise in recent decades. But city leaders say Lima is poised for an economic turnaround.
Since the housing bubble burst, mortgage lenders have instituted stringent requirements. WOSU takes a look at the current housing market and talks with a first-time homebuyer about the process.