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.
Have the near-endless stream of debates, TV ads and candidate appearances changed your outlook on the contest?
Ohioans took advantage of the last chance to see Barack Obama and John McCain face-to-face during last night’s third presidential debate. Worthington Kilbourne Social Studies teacher Scott DiMauro says he likes Senator Obama’s views on health care and education. Ohio State University senior Scott Blake favors Senator McCain saying he’s better able to handle economic and national security.
The debate goes on in Congress over the proposed $700,000,000,000 bailout, while the presidential candidates prepare for a high stakes debate on Friday. An Ohio University professor said this is an especially good week to monitor what she called the “framing” of candidates.