A Buzzworthy Solution

Three beekeepers in masks showcase the wooden hive box that is currently used for keeping melipona bees.

Planet Bee, a startup launched by four Harvard students (Takeo Tokunari, Kelsey Burhans, Tomohito Okuda, and Jenny Jiang), is working to make the sustainable practice of traditional beekeeping a more economically attractive endeavor for people living in the rainforest.