SciELO
The Scientific Digital Library Online - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected assortment of Brazilian scientific journals. There's the dancehall Luis Gastao Bittencourt; page, forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-skilled DJs of São Paulo and an endless number of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the onerous-edged reggae of Maranhão.

The states and the federal district could also be grouped into areas: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian areas are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they don't have any particular form of authorities.

317 Presently, the Brazilian government, in contrast to the past, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an instance of this incentive is the venture of the Rio-São Paulo excessive-speed rail , that may join the two predominant cities of the country to carry passengers.