MANAUS, Brazil – You might not know that Nokia’s biggest single social project in the world is in the city of Manaus in the Brazilian rainforest, where Nokia also has a factory. The Nokia Teaching Foundation (the Brazilian name is … Continue reading ?
As part of the nation’s “Protecting Amazon” project, the number of Brazilian troops stationed in the Amazon will increase from 17,000 to 30,000. The military will also build 28 new forts in the massive region. From MercoPress: “Stra... Read Post
SAO PAULO — Four members of the same Brazilian family were killed by a lightning strike during a heavy storm in the Amazon region. Brazil’s national space institute known as Inpe tracks lightning strikes in Brazil.It says in a Monda... Read Post
As football fans turn their minds to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the more adventurous can choose Rainforest Cruises‘ new World Cup Manaus Amazon Cruise for a different view of the tournament. Manaus is the gateway to the Brazilian... Read Post