Rainforest EXPLORER: News & Notes
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Have we finally discovered the source of the Amazon river?

Have we finally discovered the source of the Amazon river? | Rainforest EXPLORER:  News & Notes | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, claim the Mantaro River, which runs through central Peru, is the source the world's longest river.
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Geography Lives!  New data reveals a new origin for the mighty Amazon river! 

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Jaime Aguirre's curator insight, February 26, 2014 6:34 PM

I would like to see the word Columbia corrected on the map, as it does not exist.

What it does exist is the South American country called ColOmbia, with an O.

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'Mapping' Assesses Never Before Seen Parts of Amazon Rainforest

Correspondent Dan Collyns joins a group of scientists for a bird's eye view of the Amazon Rainforest as they explain the latest technology they are using to ...

Via Luigi Guarino
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Great Video of Amazon Rainforest and a new mapping technique that are helping scientists to understand the geography and diversity of the Peruvian Amazon. 

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