About us

Pesquisa FAPESP is the only magazine that specializes in covering science and technology research in Brazil. Through news reports, videos, and podcasts, the magazine reports on the results of Brazilian research with intellectual, social, or economic impact in all fields. Its objective is to increase access to science, as well as the people, institutions, and processes involved. It is funded by the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and relies on close ties with researchers linked to the foundation.

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What we do

Print edition

The 100-page magazine is published monthly, with a circulation of 30,000 copies. It can be found at newsstands and bookstores nationwide or purchased by subscription. Pesquisa FAPESP is also freely distributed to scientists, researchers, and consultants.


The website offers free and open access to the entire content of the printed magazine in Portuguese, English, and Spanish. Exclusive reports, videos, and podcasts are also published online.


The Pesquisa Brasil podcast, which features news and interviews, is published every Saturday on the magazine’s website and is available on all major podcast platforms. In partnership with USP FM, it airs on the radio in São Paulo (93.7 FM) and Ribeirão Preto (107.9 FM) every Friday at 1 p.m.


Every two weeks, Pesquisa FAPESP publishes a new video on its YouTube channel and its website based on interviews and reports produced by the team. Half of them are subtitled in English.


The magazine offers thematic newsletters, such as innovation and scientific integrity, and with recent activity, such as news of the week and the summary of each monthly issue, as well as the English and Spanish versions. When subscribing on the website, one can choose which to receive.