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Quarantine may not be fun for everybody

Getting Comfy with Covid-19 in Brazil

I’ve been having an unusual number of birthdays, several a day in fact. It ...

A capuchin monkey in Brazil hoists a stone tool to crack open nuts. Luca Antonio Marino, CC BY-ND

A Farm in Brazil Provides a Unique Window on Human Evolution

Human beings used to be defined as “the tool-maker” species. But the uniqueness of ...

Brazil's racialized sperm economy

When Importing Sperm, Brazilians Insist on White Donors, Preferably with Blue Eyes

The commodification of biomaterials, such as eggs and sperm, and their associated products, has ...