Interview

EDUARDO S. BRONDIZIO
Anthropologist highlights the vulnerability of urban Amazonia
MARIA LIGIA COELHO PRADO
Historian talks about identities regarding Latin American development
THAISA STORCHI BERGMANN
Astrophysicist focuses on how black holes get their energy
ROBERTO LENT
UFRJ neuroscientist suggests new ways to use science to improve education
REGINA MARIA PROSPERI MEYER
Urbanist dedicates herself to studying the São Paulo macrometropolis
JOÃO ANTÔNIO ZUFFO
Electrical engineer was actively involved in computer science projects
EDUARDO FRANCO
Epidemiologist juggles activism with research on cervical cancer
LUX BOELITZ VIDAL
Anthropologist has contributed to the demarcation of indigenous lands
NEIL GEOFFREY TUROK
The director of a Canadian institute is searching for innovative scientists
JOSÉ AUGUSTO PENTEADO ARANHA
Studies have resulted in solutions for deep water oil extraction
THOMAS LEWINSOHN
Ecologist integrates evolution and physical and mathematical models
SYLVIO FERRAZ MELLO
Studies helped explain characteristic anomalies in the orbits of asteroids
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

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