Latest Brasilia Stories

Diamonds Show Carbon Cycle May Reach Earth's Lower Mantle
2011-09-16 10:41:51

By studying the chemistry of an unorthodox set of Brazilian diamonds, a team of researchers have discovered startling new information about the carbon cycle and the theory of plate tectonics.

2011-05-31 08:15:00

NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardent Mines Limited (OTC Bulletin Board: ADNT) ("Ardent Mines" and the "Company") announced that it has executed an exclusive option to acquire mineral rights in a highly mineralized area of 10,000 Hectares located in the Carajas Mineral Province, State of Para, known worldwide as one of the richest Brazilian mining areas.

2011-05-26 12:04:00

ATLANTA, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will launch a sixth nonstop frequency between Atlanta and Brazil's capital city, Brasilia, on May 31, 2011.

2011-03-20 17:29:00

BRASILIA, Brazil, March 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two important announcements involving renewable energy made on the opening day of U.S.

2011-03-18 18:16:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyBrite International, Inc., a Chicago, IL based developer of energy efficient LED lamps and light systems, announced that on March 11, 2011, it signed a Technical Cooperation Agreement (TCA) with the Federal District Government of Brasilia, Brazil.

2011-03-14 16:39:00

PANAMA CITY, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), on June 18 will begin nonstop service four times a week between Panama City, Panama, and Brasilia, the capital of Brazil.

2010-12-30 07:39:20

The Federative Republic of Brazil has yesterday signed the formal accession agreement paving the way for it to become a Member State of the European Southern Observatory (ESO).

2010-09-10 16:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines, which offers more flights to Brazil than any other U.S.

2010-07-29 11:20:00

UNESCO's World Heritage Committee said Wednesday that it removed Ecuador's Galapagos Islands from its list of endangered sites because of Quito's protective efforts in the Pacific archipelago.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.