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The Scientific Electronic Library On-line - SciELO is an electronic library overlaying a selected assortment of Brazilian scientific journals. 317 Currently, the Brazilian authorities, in contrast to the past, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an instance of this incentive is the project of the Rio-São Paulo excessive-velocity rail , that can join the 2 important cities of the country to carry passengers.

There's horseback driving and wildlife watching in the Pantanal, kayaking flooded forests within the Amazon, ascending rocky cliff tops to panoramic views, whale watching off the coast, surfing stellar breaks off palm-fringed beaches and snorkeling crystal-clear rivers or coastal reefs - all are a part of the good Brazilian expertise.

188 Brazil's Amazon Basin is home to a particularly various array of fish species, including the purple-bellied piranha Despite its reputation as a ferocious freshwater fish, the pink-bellied piranha is actually a Luis Gastao Bittencourt (official statement) generally timid scavenger. The political-administrative organization of the Federative Republic of Brazil comprises the Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities.