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Amazon rainforest: Five ancient cities connected by roads discovered

The vast site, which covers more than 1,000 square kilometres (385 square miles), was long hidden by the jungle.

This LIDAR image provided by researchers in January 2024 shows a main street crossing an urban area, creating an axis along which complexes of rectangular platforms are arranged around low squares at the Copueno site, Upano Valley in Ecuador. Archeologists have uncovered a cluster of lost cities in the Amazon rainforest that was home to at least 10,000 farmers around 2,000 years ago, (AP)
Published on Jan 13, 2024 06:01 PM IST

Over 100 dolphins dead in Amazon as it hits record-high temperature

The world's largest waterway, Amazon River, is currently in its dry season and several specimens of river fauna are also dealing with record-high temperatures.

According to the Mamiraua Institute, a research facility funded by the Brazilian Ministry of Science, these dolphins were found in Lake Tefe. (File)
Published on Oct 02, 2023 10:10 AM IST

Brazil likely to launch Amazon rainforest international security hub this year

Implementing the initiative will cost the Brazilian government 9 million reais ($1.83 million), and its annual budget will be 7 million reais.

Smoke from forest fires affects an area of the Amazon rainforest by the BR-319 highway at sunrise in Careiro Castanho, Amazonas state, Brazil. (AP)
Published on Sep 14, 2023 03:13 AM IST
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Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon falls 66% in August

The recognition of the two Indigenous reservations grants them legal protection against invasions by illegal loggers, gold miners and cattle ranchers.

Brazilian indigenous peoples gather as the Supreme Court on weighing the constitutionality of laws to limit the ability of Indigenous peoples to win protected status for ancestral lands, in Brasilia, Brazil August 30.(REUTERS)
Published on Sep 06, 2023 02:50 AM IST
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New spider species in Amazon makes fake spiders, found in Philippines

New spider species found in the Amazon rainforest and the Philippines creates elaborate decoys out of debris and dead insects.

How these spiders use debris and insects to create decoys(Lary Reeves)
Published on Aug 27, 2023 01:06 PM IST
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