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.
The recent 4th of July celebration gives us time to look back and to appreciate all the freedoms we have. WOSU commentator Jerolyn Barbee says we should also use the holiday to renew our hope in the American Dream.
Hundreds of thousands of Ohioans came to Columbus to celebrate Independence Day at Red White and Boom Tuesday night. Some spent the following day – July Fourth – a little more quietly.
Ohio governor Ted Strickland joined 16 other Democratic governors recently asking President Bush to help lower gasoline prices. The request came in a letter dated May 22nd. But an energy expert in Cleveland believes that gas prices are not too high, they’re too cheap.