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The Portuguese Language

I’ve encountered two pieces of media about the Portuguese language.

One is a youtube video. http://youtu.be/4JSvrCf_aU4 . It’s about Brazilians living abroad and their commitment to the Portuguese language. 40 more words


A Woman Befriended This Homeless Man In Brazil. You'll Never Guess What Happens Next...Wow.

This story is just so beautiful I can’t describe it with words. It’s a story that provides us all with hope and is a little reminder of the importance of continuing to follow our dreams. 13 more words


22 Things You'll Never Hear Somebody From Curitiba Say

1. What this city needs is another shopping mall.

2. This holiday weekend, what I’d really love to do is sit in a traffic jam for hours on end and then stay near the beach while it rains the whole weekend. 344 more words


Discoveries Challenge Beliefs on Humans’ Arrival in the Americas

SERRA DA CAPIVARA NATIONAL PARK, Brazil — Niede Guidon still remembers her astonishment when she glimpsed the paintings.

Preserved amid the bromeliad-encrusted plateaus that tower over the thorn forests of northeast Brazil, the ancient rock art depicts fierce battles among tribesmen, orgiastic scenes of prehistoric revelry and hunters pursuing their game, spears in hand. 1,455 more words

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CMM takes delivery of first Damen PSV 3300

CMM has taken delivery of a Damen Platform Supply Vessel 3300. The 80-metre, 3,300t deadweight vessel CMM Gravity will be deployed in the Brazilian waters from June 2014 on a 4+4 year contract with Petrobrás.


Electrolife Tips in Florianopolis

Brazilians call Florianopolis endearingly the Island of Magic. The whole coastal region of the state of Santa Catalina is also nicknamed the Ibiza of South America, and for good reason. 1,138 more words


Electronic clubber's guide to Brazil

I am writing a series of posts about electronic music clubbing in Brazil based on my first hand experience and word on the street, for the dance music lovers and international clubbers out there! 150 more words