Yanomami: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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    The Yanomami people live in the forested mountains of northern Brazil and southern Venezuela. Their territory in Brazil … Read More

Matsés: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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  The Matsés tribe has always lived on the shores of the Yaquerana River, which marks the international border between … Read More

Guarani: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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Today the Guarani people can be found living in seven of the states in Brazil, with many others living in … Read More

Enawene Nawe: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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In Western Brazil in the state of Mato Grosso, the Enawene Nawe tribe has been living and fishing for hundreds … Read More

Awá: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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The Awá are a group of nomadic hunter-gatherers who live in the forested areas of northeastern Brazil. They are skilled … Read More

Contacted tribe treated for the flu

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About a month ago members of a previously uncontacted tribe made contact with a settled Asháninka indigenous community. One of … Read More

4 Ways to Make Your Lunch Less Wasteful

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What’s not to love about packing your own lunch? You save money, no lines, and you can prevent packaging waste from … Read More

Akuntsu: Indigenous People of the Amazon

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Five people – that is how many individuals are left in the last surviving tribe of the Akuntsu people. They … Read More

Indigenous People of the Amazon

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The Amazon Rainforest is a diverse ecosystem that covers five and a half a million square kilometers (1.4 billion acres) across … Read More

Mysterious Amazon “Rings” Predate the Amazon Itself

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It has always been assumed that the Amazon Rainforest was a pristine environment before we began major mining and logging … Read More

Photo Story: Aerial Images of Deforestation in the Amazon Rainforest

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  The photos below were taken by Rodrigo Baleia on the many trips he has taken to the Amazon Rainforest … Read More

Members of unnamed Amazonian tribe make contact

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Four years ago members of an unnamed Amazonian tribe were filmed from the air and created a world-wide sensation. There … Read More

Rare Amazon Jungle Dog Caught on Video

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The Amazon jungle dog, Atelocynus microtis, is one of the forest’s most elusive animals. The short-eared dog is timid, about … Read More

Indigenous Groups Fight for the Amazon, Their Home

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One big concern environmentalists have is people who are hesitant to believe climate change is happening cannot see how it … Read More

Arena Amazonia Makes World Cup History

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The game between Portugal and the United States made World Cup history last night: they called a water break. Several … Read More

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