The earliest explorers of the Amazon recorded that it was filled with villages and towns. After European diseases swept theRead more
Far more Indian groups than previously thought are surviving in Brazil’s Amazon rain forest isolated from the outside world but they risk extermination at the hands of encroaching loggers and miners, experts said on Wednesday.Read more
Academic dogma asserted that early eyewitness accounts of large numbers of towns and villages in the Amazon were simply flightsRead more
Brazilian archaeologists have found an ancient stone structure in a
remote corner of the Amazon that may cast new light on the region’s
The site, thought to be an observatory or place of worship, pre-dates
European colonisation and is said to suggest a sophisticated
knowledge of astronomy.
Its appearance is being compared to the English site of Stonehenge.