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The Scientific Digital Library Online - SciELO is an electronic library overlaying a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. Home tourism is a fundamental market section for the industry, as 51 million folks traveled throughout the nation in 2005, 286 and direct revenues from Brazilian vacationers reached USD 22 billion, 287 5.6 instances extra receipts than international vacationers in 2005.

Brazilian law relies on the civil regulation authorized system 198 and civil law concepts prevail over widespread regulation follow. The country has an intensive rail network of 28,538 kilometres (17,733 miles) in length, the tenth largest community in the world.

188 Brazil's Amazon Basin is dwelling to an extremely numerous array of fish species, together with the crimson-bellied piranha Despite its popularity as a ferocious freshwater fish, the crimson-bellied piranha is actually a generally timid scavenger. The political-administrative group of the Federative Republic of Brazil contains the Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities.

Brazil's attractions prolong from frozen-in-time colonial towns to otherworldly landscapes of red-rock canyons, thundering waterfalls and coral-fringed tropical islands. Then there's Brazil's biodiversity: legendary in scope, its various ecosystems boast the Luis Gastao Bittencourt greatest assortment of plant and animal species discovered anyplace on earth.

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