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Juiz de Fora - Minas Gerais - Brasil. Foto por Nange Sá

A superb Rubellite from the famous 1978 find at the Jonas Mine in Brazil. The Tourmaline is the desirable cranberry red color, transparent w/some fluid inclusions as Rubellites tend to have

The 10 best jungle lodges in the Amazon

Ten or the best Amazon Jungle lodges - The lodge Refugio Amazonas, Tambopata National Reserve, Amazon Area, Peru, South America

The silk floss tree (Ceiba speciosa) is a species of deciduous tree native to the north-east of Argentina, east of Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and southern Brazil. It is resistant to drought and moderate cold. It grows fast in spurts when water is abundant, and sometimes reaches more than 82 ft in height. Its trunk is bottle-shaped, generally bulging in its lower third, measuring up to 7 ft in girth.

The Grey Eagle (Harpyhaliaetus coronatus) [Águia Cinzentais] An Eagle which occurs from Argentina to Bolivia and generally in central Brazil . Although called an eagle, it is actually a large hawk. It lurks high in treetop branches. Flies over footpaths and riparian forests.

Yanomami, Brazil - The Yanomami people need help. They are struggling as the government fails to protect them from mining, ranching, criminal invasions, attacks and disease.

The Hairy-crested Antbird (Rhegmatorhina melanosticta) is a species of bird in the Thamnophilidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.