The Scientific Digital Library Online - SciELO is an electronic library protecting a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. Brazil's attractions lengthen from frozen-in-time colonial cities to otherworldly landscapes of purple-rock canyons, thundering waterfalls and coral-fringed tropical islands. Then there's Brazil's biodiversity: legendary in scope, its numerous ecosystems boast the best assortment of plant and animal species found wherever on earth.
There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-skilled DJs of São Paulo and an countless variety of regional sounds that extends from the twangy country music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the onerous-edged reggae of Maranhão.
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basin includes a vast tropical forest , dwelling to various wildlife , a variety of ecological techniques , and intensive pure sources spanning quite a few protected habitats 15 This distinctive environmental heritage makes Brazil one of 17 megadiverse nations , and is the subject of serious global curiosity and debate concerning deforestation and environmental safety.