The Amazon: the Most Captivating Ecosystem on Planet Earth

  Friends, you're getting a double post today because I've been monstrously terrible at updating.  I wish I could use the magazine as an excuse, but alas, I've just been forgetful.  So here, have a little story about the Amazon as a humble apology from yours truly. When I was younger, I was always an … Continue reading The Amazon: the Most Captivating Ecosystem on Planet Earth

The Capital City where Future and Past Collide

Built in 1960 for one sole purpose, the sprawling metropolis of Brasilia was inaugurated the capital of Brazil in 1960, 200 years after Rio was named capital. The city was planned entirely, most of the important buildings being designed and constructed by one Oscar Niemeyer. The lone metropolis in its own Federal District state, much … Continue reading The Capital City where Future and Past Collide