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The U.S. women, hoping to become the first team to win an Olympic gold medal a year after capturing a World Cup crown, were upset in the quarterfinals by Sweden in Brasilia on penalty kicks, 4-3, following a 1-1 draw. 669 more words

Pictures of Rio de Janeiro

There is very little to complain of in the category of Olympic stadiums at Rio this year. The structures all appear to have mastered the urge to look like something other than arenas for sport. 97 more words


Touring Brasília

After a 3 week adventure in Salvador, Brazil, I travelled to Brasília where I stayed with my friend’s family!

Since we only spent 4 days in the capital of Brazil, on the first day there, we got straight to touring! 933 more words


Aeroporto olímpico !

Quando? semana passada

Onde? No aeroporto ( óbvio Vanessa, mas em qual? Brasilia)

Que horas? Depois de já ter voado 9 horas + 2 horas de conexão… 473 more words

Histórias De Aeroporto

Central Bank of Brazil, Brasilia, Brazil

Architect: Hélio Feirrera Pinto

Built: 1981

Style: Postmodern

After the establishment of Brasilia as Brazil’s new capital city, Brazil’s central bank was to follow suit and move operations to the centre of the country. 71 more words

[VIDEO] How Brazil’s Libertarian Movement Helped Bring Down a President

The Free Brazil Movement (Movimento Brasil Livre) was instrumental in the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff. Students for Liberty (Estudantes Pela Liberdade) is larger in Brazil than in any other country. 134 more words


Cris 'Cyborg' rumored to face debutant, Lina Lansberg at UFC FIGHT 95

The speculation of Cris Cyborg returning to the octagon has begun. This will be her second showing under the UFC promotion, since coolly calculating her strikes early to defeat Leslie Smith; as the MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) world continues to praise Leslie Smith for her bravery.  214 more words