Brazil
The Scientific Electronic Library On-line - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. 188 Brazil's Amazon Basin is home to a particularly numerous array of fish species, including the pink-bellied piranha Despite its fame as a ferocious freshwater fish, the red-bellied piranha is actually a usually timid scavenger. The political-administrative organization of the Federative Republic of Brazil contains the Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities.

There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-skilled DJs of São Paulo and an countless number of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the laborious-edged reggae of Maranhão.

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

Brazil's sights prolong from frozen-in-time colonial towns to otherworldly landscapes of red-rock canyons, thundering waterfalls and coral-fringed tropical islands. Then there's Brazil's biodiversity: legendary in scope, its various ecosystems boast the best assortment of plant and animal species found anywhere on earth.