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Kaka marked his return to boyhood club Sao Paulo with a goal on Sunday night, although it wasn't enough to prevent his side going down 2-1 to Goias. The Brazilian began his career with Sao Paulo as a teenager, leaving in 2003 to join AC Milan and become one of the world's best players. Show More Summary
“The Weekender” is our new feature where every weekend we hope to highlight a short film, movie or documentary pertaining to the Americas. For over a century, the Brazilian metropolis of Sao Paulo has grown and become highly diverse due to its constantly growing immigrant population. Show More Summary
Nike pays tribute to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo with the release of their new “RJ SP” pack. Referencing the beautiful colors of Rio de Janeiro and the architecture found throughout São Paulo, the limited edition pack consists of… Nike “RJ SP” Pack is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
From the Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo An increase in temperature by 2050 may be advantageous to the growth of forage plants With a 2°C increase in temperature, the plant Stylosanthes capitata Vogel was able … Continue reading ?
Israel-based communications provider RAD is to offer a wireless communications solution for the São Paulo Monorail project in Brazil.
For the past year, a photography collective in São Paulo, Brazil, has been creating short, troubling, and cinematic videos of the public protests that first swept the country in 2013.
THE sorts of cities into which Hauser & Wirth, one of the world’s most successful commercial art galleries, might be expected to expand are Hong Kong, Beijing, São Paulo and others in the emerging markets. But instead it is the world...Show More Summary
W+K São Paulo has a new spot for Nike entitled “Tomorrow Starts Now,” reminding Brazilians who have just had their hearts broken by the World Cup that they still have the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics to look forward to. The well-produced...Show More Summary
The Confederados were individuals from the U.S. Confederate states who left the American South and resettled in São Paulo, Brazil, immediately after the Civil War. Although the exact number of individuals is difficult to determine, between 2,000 and 4,000 emigrants … Continue reading ? The post Random US-Brazil fact of the day appeared first on Chris Blattman.
Legendary Sao Paulo goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni hasn't lost his touch. The 41-year-old scored his mind-boggling 118th career goal on Wednesday night—a lofty number even for an outfield player. The set-piece specialist calmly put his spot-kick...Show More Summary
Rogerio Ceni is a phenomenon! The Sao Paulo goalkeeper increased his career goal tally to a whopping 118 on Wednesday evening, slotting home a classy penalty to put his side 1-0 up in the 13th minute against Bahia. Not many teams would call upon their keeper to crash home a spot kick early in the [...]
In a bold bid to change its urban landscape for good, Brazil’s biggest city has given a green light to citizen proposals to transform car parking spots...
You’ll find them in the developing world, according to a new UN report: [B]y 2030, New York, Osaka, and Sao Paulo will no longer make the top 10, and Mexico City will barely hang on as the sole representative outside of Asia and Africa. This reflects the major shift driven by the urbanization in Asia […]
As the last of the World Cup visitors headed for the airports Monday, Brazilians began to reclaim the pristine beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema while traffic in Sao Paulo returned to its regular weekday snarl and the seaside hotels in Salvador, Recife and Natal emptied.
Parklets are mini-parks that take up a few metered parking spaces. They are part of a growing movement to make streets more human-centered, green and accessible. The world's first formal public parklets were initially conceived by Italian designer and London
Do you like tales of political corruption mixed with a healthy serving of corrupt sports institutions? Look no further than Arena Corinthians, nicknamed Itaquerão. Read more...
Way on down south São Paulo town. This has been a tough week for Brasil, but hopefully they can take some comfort in knowing that, thanks to this São Paulo street performer, they're currently dominating in the World when it comes to covering classic rock favorites Dire Straits. Show More Summary
São Paulo's Military Police Corporal Alexandre Andre Pereira da Silva was sentenced to 36 years in prison for the deaths of Murilo de Moraes Ferreira, Felipe Vasti Santos de Oliveira and Marcelo Heyd Meres in 2006 during the so-called “Crimes of May.” Journalist Laura Capriglione from the media collective Ponte (Bridge) reported the news on...
The favela Anita Garibaldi, located 10 km from Guarulhos International Airport (São Paulo, Brasil), with 15,000 families, was established 13 años years ago and founded its own football team. They also want to be part of one of the initiatives 2014 FIFIA World Cup Brazil, with the support of netizens...