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China Fueling Deforestation in Brazil

China accounts for almost 20 percent of the global population. To feed its growing middle class, China relies on imports from countries like Brazil....

NASA’s AIRS Maps Carbon Monoxide From Brazil Fires

New data from NASA's Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) instrument aboard the Aqua satellite shows the movement high in the atmosphere of carbon monoxide associated...

New President of Brazil Vows to Change His Country’s Destiny

Jair Bolsonaro, a Brazilian congressman and former army officer, won the second round of presidential elections on Oct. 28, becoming president-elect of South America’s...

Rio Olympics 2016: Does Brazil Still Lack Money, Safety, and Stability?

Things aren't looking good for Rio 2016. The Olympics venue construction has experienced massive delays. Even the police and emergency workers are warning visitors to...

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Thunderstorms often provoke violent cloud bursts that can result in devastating flooding. But what actually spawns thunderstorms and cloud bursts? This question has spurred...