In Kenya, a honey of a way to protect trees

“The business terrain is rough and bumpy, and only meant for those who can raise again when they fall,” says Kathy Mbondo, an entrepreneur who speaks from her own experience. Mbondo was exporting flowers in 2011 when the euro crisis happened and her business was wiped out in two months. In the spirit of entrepreneurship, … More In Kenya, a honey of a way to protect trees

Honeybee hive collapse mystery rooted in hive size

Scientists are working to understand a baffling but vitally important puzzle: What is causing the decline of honeybees? A new mathematical model demonstrates vulnerability of hives with too few bees. The model indicates that any or all suspected environmental factors, alone or in combination, could lead to hive collapse by destabilizing a hive’s adult bee … More Honeybee hive collapse mystery rooted in hive size