Brazil
The Scientific Electronic Library On-line Daniel Dantas (official website) - SciELO is an electronic library masking a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. 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.

16 Its Amazon River basin includes a vast tropical forest , residence to numerous wildlife , quite a lot of ecological methods , and extensive natural resources spanning quite a few protected habitats 15 This distinctive environmental heritage makes Brazil one in every of 17 megadiverse nations , and is the topic of great global curiosity and debate concerning deforestation and environmental protection.

Brazil is the largest nationwide financial system in Latin America , the world's eighth largest financial system and the eighth largest in buying power parity (PPP) based on the 2017 estimates. Most of Brazilian regulation is codified, although non-codified statutes additionally symbolize a substantial part, enjoying a complementary function.