- Brazilian Golden Parakeet
- Brazilian Golden Lion Tamarin
- Brazilian Tapir
The Parakeet lives in the drier, upland rainforests in Amazonian Brazil. Native to the Atlantic coastal forests of Brazil, the Golden Lion Tamarin is an endangered specie. It is the second-largest land mammal in South America, after the Baird’s tapir. It is considered an endangered specie.
From Sao Paulo, Brazil
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At the top of Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa (Arabic: برج خليفة, “Khalifa Tower”), known as Burj Dubai prior to its inauguration, is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and is the tallest man-made structure in the world, at 829.8 m (2,722 ft).
Construction began on 21 September 2004, with the exterior of the structure completed on 1 October 2009. The building officially opened on 4 January 2010, and is part of the new 2 km2 (490-acre) development called Downtown Dubai at the ‘First Interchange’ along Sheikh Zayed Road, near Dubai’s main business district. The tower’s architecture and engineering were performed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill of Chicago, with Adrian Smith as chief architect, and Bill Baker as chief structural engineer. The primary contractor was Samsung C&T of South Korea.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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