Ever stopped to smell the flowers? This is one flower you might want to avoid. Rumor has it that it smells like a dead body, hence the name “corpse flower” (Amorphophallus titanium). This rare plant is actually the world’s largest flower, but it blooms for only a short time due to the amount of energy it takes to put off such a stench.
RALEIGH Car enthusiasts, Great Gatsby lovers, and art followers roll in as the North Carolina Museum of Art introduced Rolling Sculptures: Art Deco Cars from the 1930 and ’40s exhibit.The exhibit opened Oct. 1 […]
A pair of Cold War Soviet spies and an awkward cyber hacker challenge the warring nobles of the Iron Throne at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, where more than 20 awards celebrating the best […]
J.D. Vance’s acclaimed memoir “Hillbilly Elegy” begins in the notoriously violent Breathitt County, Kentucky. Setting the tone for his story is the historical and contemporary violence and instability of so many Scotch-Irish Appalachian backgrounds. Bluegrass […]