Interview

THOMAS LEWINSOHN
Ecologist integrates evolution and physical and mathematical models
SYLVIO FERRAZ MELLO
Studies helped explain characteristic anomalies in the orbits of asteroids
LUX BOELITZ VIDAL
Anthropologist has contributed to the demarcation of indigenous lands
LUIZ TATIT
Linguist gives priority to how melodies arise from the spoken word
ANIBAL FAÚNDES
Chilean physician talks about sexuality, rape and terminating pregnancy
YARA SCHAEFFER NOVELLI
Researcher moves from ecology to public policy to education
GUIDO CARLOS LEVI
Refusing vaccinations is now common among Brazil’s upper classes
EUNICE DURHAM
A leading figure in research on education, anthropologist reviews her career
PAULO SALDIVA
Pathologist presents new hypotheses regarding the effects of urban pollution
JORGE KALIL
Immunologist talks about his experience as head of InCor and Butantan
PAULO ARTAXO
Researcher comments on the COP21 agreement and the Amazon’s importance
CARLOS MOEDAS
European Commissioner talks about partnerships and Big Data
JETER BERTOLETTI
The challenges of balancing research with science communication
BORIS SCHNAIDERMAN
Literature professor releases book on his tour of duty in World War II
LINO BARAÑAO
Argentine cabinet minister wants to expand partnerships companies
SILVIO SALINAS
Researcher talks about statistics research and education
MAGDA BECKER SOARES
Educator discusses the challenges of initial reading instruction in Brazil
ALEXANDER KELLNER
Paleontologist talks about the difficulties of doing research in his field
NANUZA LUIZA DE MENEZES
Botanist helped establishing plant anatomy as a study field in Brazil
THOMAS LOVEJOY
Groundbreaking project has helped define the forest conservation areas
ETELVINO BECHARA
Chemist investigated highly reactive compounds, the free radicals
ELSON LONGO
From ceramics to cooperative ventures with companies
HIROSHI NODA
Agronomist develops plant varieties adapted to the Amazon region
NESTOR REIS FILHO
Architect talks about gold mining in Sao Paulo
THOMAS MAACK
Physiologist on dictatorship, his own career and medical education
JEAN-CLAUDE BERNARDET
Aestheticized poverty in documentaries depoliticizes the topic, he says
ARTUR ÁVILA
Brazilian receives the Fields Medal, the most important mathematics award
VANDERLAN BOLZANI
Research seeks international cooperation and investigates molecules
DEMI GETSCHKO
Brazilian talks about current internet challenges
FRANCIS COLLINS
NIH director talks about project to learn about the brain

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