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The Day Funk Music Came to the Rescue of the Covid Vaccination Program in Brazil

For almost three decades, Brazil’s baile funk music genre has been attacked by conservative ...

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 ...

A yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti

Experiment with Genetically-Modified Mosquitoes Backfires in Brazil

An attempt to contain the populations of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti in ...

Generics have special packaging in Brazil - Photo by ABr

A Brazilian Method to Trust Generic Drugs and Increase Their Use

A new methodology that can be used to compare generic drug regulations between countries ...

Launching of the VLS-01 rocket from Alcântara Launch Center

Russia and Brazil Making Plans to Launch Rockets Together

Russia and Brazil are considering the possibility of conducting joint launches of carrier rockets ...

Pregnant woman with a daisy

Brazil’s Teen Pregnancy Study Suggests Issue Needs a Different Approach

Efforts to reduce teen pregnancy rates in Brazil have shown mixed results, and new ...