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: September 16, 2013
A report says one and possibly two prison guards falsified an electronic log documenting checks on an Ohio death row inmate who committed suicide.
An environmental group seeking documents related to alleged illegal dumping of wastewater from oil and gas drilling into a northeast Ohio storm sewer is suing the state for access to the records.
Ohio’s average gas prices are dropping as travelers say goodbye to summer.
Groups representing Ohio school boards, administrators and treasurers have released an analysis of data collected under the state’s new school assessment system that confirms the link between poverty and student performance in the classroom.
Tonight WOSU-TV presents the latest in the Columbus Neighborhoods documentary series with a look at the South Side. Once a booming manufacturing center, the South Side later fell on hard times. People moved away to the suburbs. Last year a group of residents got together to try and reverse the population decline.
A friend says the mother of five young children killed in a mobile home fire identified them and kissed them goodbye. The fire Sunday morning in Tiffin killed the woman’s boyfriend and the children. The oldest child was six.