Posted in August 2014

Raising Up a Stink at the Huntington

Raising Up a Stink at the Huntington

The corpse flower seems like something that you’d see in the game Plants vs Zombies, but it’s a real plant that, after blooming, is supposed to give off the scent similar to that of a rotting animal. One type of corpse flower, the titan arum (amorphophallus titan, and I totally just noticed the word “phallus” … Continue reading

Ghosts of the Queen Mary

Ghosts of the Queen Mary

Before I delve in deeper with this post, I want to clarify that this isn’t solely about the Queen Mary’s ghost tour and I don’t really delve into the stories as much as I probably should. I think the title is still fitting though since this essentially talks about the history that my friend Elena and … Continue reading