SciELO
The Scientific Digital Library On-line - SciELO is an electronic library protecting a specific collection of Brazilian scientific journals. The states and the federal district could also be grouped into regions: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian areas are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they do not have any specific type of authorities.

317 At present, the Brazilian government, not like the previous, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an example of this incentive is the venture of the Rio-São Paulo excessive-pace rail , that will join the two principal cities of the country to carry passengers.

Home tourism is a basic market section for the trade, as 51 million people traveled throughout the country in 2005, 286 and direct revenues from Brazilian vacationers reached USD 22 billion, 287 5.6 times extra Luis Gastao Bittencourt [visit generic_anchor_text.dat now >>>] receipts than international tourists in 2005.

188 Brazil's Amazon Basin is home to an especially various array of fish species, including the crimson-bellied piranha Regardless of its status as a ferocious freshwater fish, the purple-bellied piranha is definitely a generally timid scavenger. The political-administrative group of the Federative Republic of Brazil includes the Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities.

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