Tag Archives: Brazil

Inside the world of Brazil’s social media cyborgs

A BBC Brasil investigation speaks to people hired to run fake accounts bolstering politicians. Source: Inside the world of Brazil’s social media cyborgs Advertisements

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Rio De Janeiro Carnival – 1935

Shots of the carnival celebrations. Night shots of the procession and illuminations.

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SP Ritmo 1ª Edição

Um encontro anual de música instrumental.

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Uber’s CEO Makes a Plea in Brazil Against Tough Regulation — Fortune

A similar conciliatory tone to his recent London trip. via Uber’s CEO Makes a Plea in Brazil Against Tough Regulation — Fortune

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Why race in Brazil is a confusing, loaded topic. —

Race is a complex topic even between one family. Watch this Brazilian family as they try to navigate through their differences. Sourced from YouTube via Why race in Brazil is a confusing, loaded topic. —

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Accused of corruption, popularity near zero – why is Temer still Brazil’s president? | World news | The Guardian

Michel Temer may escape impeachment, but the ongoing political crisis undermines democracy and opens the door to authoritarian hardliners Source: Accused of corruption, popularity near zero – why is Temer still Brazil’s president? | World news | The Guardian

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Look At This: Rain Forest Was Here – NPR

NPR spent 2 weeks in the Amazon to find out. Take 10 mins to look at our photos and learn about why it’s so hard for us to stop deforestation — and what could happen if we don’t. Source: Look … Continue reading

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Amazon farmers discovered the secret of domesticating wild rice 4,000 years ago – ScienceBlog.com

Amazonian farmers discovered how to manipulate wild rice so the plants could provide more food 4,000 years ago, long before Europeans colonised America, archaeologists have … Read more Source: Amazon farmers discovered the secret of domesticating wild rice 4,000 years … Continue reading

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Brazil scraps bid to mine Amazon natural reserve

  The Brazilian government backed off a controversial proposal to authorize private companies to mine a sprawling Amazon reserve Monday after blistering domestic and international criticism. Source: Brazil scraps bid to mine Amazon natural reserve

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Manga Illustrations by Ilustrata Design

Hand illustrations combining retro Japanese culture and modern technology by Brazil-based design studio Ilustrata Design. Source: Manga Illustrations by Ilustrata Design

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