In the 21st century, there is much to explore and discover in the Amazon. Recently, it was discovered a new species of primates on an expedition in the Rainforest: The Araca Uakari.
September 6, 2014
In celebration of the Amazon Day, the National Institute for Amazonian Research (INPA, in Portuguese) opened the photographic exhibition: “Amazon: Landscapes, Flora and Fauna”, and in Brasilia the exhibition “Amazon National Parks: legacy of Brazilian”.
September 2, 2014
The director and co-founder of the Global Conservation Institute, spent ten years studying the saki monkey family. This monkeys, like all South American primates, suffer from the effects of region-wide habitat disturbances.
July 31, 2014
Climate change, university reform, democratization of the media, research ethics and scientific advances were topics presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science.