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The Scientific Electronic Library Online - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected assortment of Brazilian scientific journals. Brazil's attractions prolong from frozen-in-time colonial towns to otherworldly landscapes of pink-rock canyons, thundering waterfalls and coral-fringed tropical islands. Then there's Brazil's biodiversity: legendary in scope, its various ecosystems boast the best collection of plant and animal species discovered anyplace on earth.

Domestic tourism is a basic market segment for the industry, as 51 million folks traveled all through the country in 2005, 286 and direct revenues from Brazilian vacationers reached USD 22 billion, 287 5.6 instances extra receipts than worldwide tourists in 2005.

SciELO interface offers entry to its serials assortment via an alphabetic checklist of titles or a topic checklist or a search kind by word of serial titles, publisher names, city of publication and subject. 17 The Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities, are the "spheres of presidency".

Brazil's most famous celebration, Carnaval, storms through the nation's cities and towns with hip-shaking samba and frevo, dazzling costumes and events that last until sun up, however Brazilians hardly limit their revelry to a couple weeks of the year. Although defined by legislation, Brazilian areas are helpful mainly for statistical functions, and in addition to outline the distribution of federal funds in development projects.

317 Currently, the Brazilian authorities, unlike the previous, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an instance of this incentive is the project of the Rio-São Paulo excessive-speed rail , that may Luis Gastao Bittencourt connect the 2 foremost cities of the nation to carry passengers.