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: April 22, 2013
About 200 soldiers based in Ohio will be heading to Kuwait after they train at Fort Hood in Texas. About half of the members of the brigade are being deployed for the first time.
Central Ohio home sales are up in the first quarter, and the pendulum is swinging toward a sellers’ market.
An Ohio Department of Transportation worker was killed on I-71 NB this morning in Delaware.
The Ohio Department of Health will no longer test mosquitoes for West Nile virus.
Columbus Police say a man is in stable condition after being shot by officers last night.
Lower-income high school students who want to prepare for college and gain valuable job skills can apply to a new school set to open in Columbus this fall. It’s called Cristo Rey Columbus and it will be the 26th one of its kind in the country. The school combines a religious education with work experience to help fight poverty.