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Blog, a Brazilian invention

September 28, 2011 One Comment

Way before the explosion of blogs (over 156 million according to the latest statistics), way before they were named blogs …

Padre Landell, Father of Radio

June 16, 2011 One Comment

How a Brazilian priest – accused by the Church of devilish practices, and considered insane by president Rodrigues Alves – …

Maquiné, the cradle of Brazilian paleonthology

May 27, 2011

Paleontology was introduced in the country by Danish naturalist Peter Wilhelm Lund, that arrived in the country in the 1820s. …

The mythical Jaguar, biggest feline of Americas

May 25, 2011

Liana John*
It is easy to see a beast as a link between life and death, but the mythical jaguar goes …

Earthquakes in Brazil

February 23, 2011 4 Comments

Compared to some of his neighboring countries, Brazil is practically immune to natural disasters. All Brazilians volcanoes have been extinct …

Where to find Brazilian academic studies

February 17, 2011

A few Brazilian repositories of scientifical papers are among the most complete in the world. One – Scientific …