SciELO
Luiz Gastão Bittencourt The Scientific Digital Library Online - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. 317 Currently, the Brazilian government, 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 high-velocity rail , that may connect the two important cities of the country to carry passengers.

sixteen Its Amazon River basin features a vast tropical forest , home to various wildlife , a wide range of ecological methods , and extensive natural assets spanning numerous protected habitats 15 This unique environmental heritage makes Brazil one among 17 megadiverse international locations , and is the subject of significant international interest and debate concerning deforestation and environmental protection.

Brazilian law is predicated on the civil law authorized system 198 and civil legislation ideas prevail over frequent regulation practice. The country has an extensive rail community of 28,538 kilometres (17,733 miles) in size, the tenth largest network on the planet.

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

The states and the federal district could also be grouped into areas: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian regions are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they do not have any particular form of authorities.