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Amazon on fire, smoke can be seen from space

In the middle of the day on Monday, the sky above São Paulo, Brazil went dark. The city, along with parts of the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Paraná, was blanketed by smoke from wildfires raging in the Amazon,

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Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable

SAO PAULO: Ricardo Galvao, the sacked head of Brazil’s space research agency, said on Saturday the trend of sharply rising deforestation was undeniable, a day after he was fired following a public spat with President Jair Bolsonaro over data published

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Brazil defeats Paraguay in Copa America quarter final

Brazil defeated Paraguay in the Copa America quarterly final in Porto Alegre after a closely fought match which saw the Brazilian team winning the match 4-3 via penalty shots. Despite the goalless match in 90 minutes, the game was nothing

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