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: August 9, 2013
A national survey of judges, bailiffs and other court personnel shows growing support to ban mobile devices from courtrooms. The survey reflects a recognition of the impact of new media on the judicial process.
Some state lawmakers may be hoping third time is a charm as it relates to online voter registration. For the third time in three years, online voter registration is up for debate.
Two corrections officers working when an Ohio death row inmate committed suicide are on paid administrative leave as the prisons department investigates what happened.
Firefighters in central Ohio say a newspaper carrier saved the lives of 11 people when he alerted them to a fire in their home.
Prosecutors say the teen lied to her adult boyfriend, telling him she was abused, in order to get him to kill her parents.
Each year, Ohio companies export billions of dollars in manufactured goods, cars, trucks, electrical machinery, soap, perfumes, paper and plastic. But, state officials want to export more. They’re turning to college interns to help small and medium sized businesses get in the export game.