Brazilian painter Cristina Canale opens a new exhibit at Galeria Nara Roesler
Thus, her recent output is based on the figure-abstraction pairing, with an emphasis on the organic-geometrical, subverting a division of abstract language into two distinct resources.
Friday Jul 25
Participatory Budgeting: Catch the Fever
A public housing development in the South Bronx. A senior center in East Harlem.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Former Brazil defender attacked by fan
The 31-year-old left-back was attacked Sunday as he left the Beira-Rio stadium in the southern city of Porto Alegre, Xinhua quoted Radio Gaucho as saying.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Asthma inhalers may suppress growth in kids
A new study has revealed that inhalers that are used to give corticosteroid drugs to children with asthma may suppress their growth in the first year of treatment.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The full Brazilian: fiction by Michel Laub and Daniel Galera
Art of disorder: Rio de Janeiro, 2011. The country's fiction and music thrive on cultural cannibalism.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Asthma inhalers can possibly stunt growth of children
Canadian and Brazilian researchers said the stunted growth rate was concerning and advised doctors to prescribe the lowest dose possible ADULTS who were prescribed common asthma inhalers while growing up are likely to be shorter than they might have been.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
China may reject new types of GMO corn due to safety concerns
Soycomplex Beans closed higher, with the best grain s on the deferred positions.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Washington Post
Soybean Slide Prompts Top Grower to Scale Back: Corporate Brazil
SLC Agricola SA, Brazil's biggest publicly traded cotton and soybean grower, is scaling back plans to double its growing areas after commodity prices plunged.
Trend Hunter Magazine
Edgy Summer Footwear - The Schutz Summer 2015 Campaign Stars Alessandra Ambrosio
Schutz, a shoe company based in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, has released images from its 2015 ad campaign, which features some very edgy summer footwear.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
A look at some of the best goals at the...
In this June 30, 2014 file photo, Germany's Andre Schuerrle, right, scores the opening goal during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Germany and Algeria at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Global Voices Online
#DesafioAnita: A favela Challenges Brazil World Cup 2014 Champion
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Forget football: Can Brazilians now stomach the unpalatable truth of confectionery exports?
Brazilian confectionery manufacturers are forced to commit up to 15% of exports costs towards resolving bureaucratic problems that hinder their sales abroad, according to the Brazilian confectionery industry Association .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Washington Post
In Kenya, a pastor with disabilities breaks barriers for others
On a Sunday at the Presbyterian church in the Bahati neighborhood, a young woman haltingly approaches the pulpit with a walking cane in one hand and a Bible in the other.
International Journal of Obesity
The association of birth order with later body mass index and blood...
Correspondence: Dr LD Howe, MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol, School of Social and Community Medicine, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Travel Trends: Creative Tourism or the Future of Cultural Tourism.
What if travel was also a great opportunity to develop your creative potential? This month, our 'Travel Trends' column takes a look at creative tourism, a concept that is attracting a growing number of enthusiasts; To be amazed during your travels is a good thing, but to learn to reproduce what amazes you yourself while on holiday is something ... (more)
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Klose back for Germany vs France in World Cup
Germany's Per Mertesacker, left, clears the ball in front of Algeria's Islam Slimani during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Germany and Algeria at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Monday, June 30, 2014.
The Daily Star
Brazilian show on Lebanese women draws ire
The report on Brazil's Globo television station titled "Women are Regarded as the Private Property of a Man in Lebanon" reported that Lebanese women were mistreated with no legal rights or protection.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Soccer-Brazil winemaker tests itself against World Cup rivals
Brazil's national team has a record five world titles and is gunning for a sixth, but Brazilian wine gets little respect.
Paradise beaches with Brazil's hottest models
All eyes are on Brazil 's host cities during the 2014 World Cup games, but beyond Rio de Janeiro , Sao Paulo , Brasilia , Fortaleza and Porto Alegre lie some of the world's most beautiful beaches , with golden sand shores, crystal blue waters and breathtaking vistas.