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The Amazon River in South America is the largest river by discharge of water in the world, and according to some experts, the longest in length. The headwaters  ...

Amazon River | Facts, History, Animals, & Map | Britannica.com

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Amazon River, Portuguese Rio Amazonas, Spanish Río Amazonas, also called Río Marañón and Rio Solimões, the greatest river of South America and the ...

Amazon River: Massive coral reef discovered - CNN.com

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Apr 26, 2016 ... The Amazon River, known for an array of wonders from pink dolphins to flesh- eating piranhas, has a new treasure for scientists.

Amazon River Facts for Kids - Interesting Facts about the Amazon ...

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The Amazon River is located in South America. It runs through Guyana, Ecuador, Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia and Peru. The length of the Amazon River ...

The Amazon River VIDEO : Earth Wonders : TravelChannel.com

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While not the Earth's longest river, the Amazon is the largest in volume.

Rivers of Life: River Profile - The Amazon

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The Amazon River is the second longest river in the world, and the largest in terms of the size of its watershed, the number of tributaries, and the volume of water ...

About the Amazon River in Peru; Amazonia; Amazon River Luxury ...

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Learn about the Amazon River in Peru including its ecosystems, animals, birds and cultures on an Amazon River wildlife cruise with Aqua Expeditions.

Amazon | Places | WWF

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The sheer size and diversity of species in the Amazon will insure that the ... Jaguar, Macaw, Amazon River Dolphin, Black Spider Monkey, Poison Dart Frog.

Amazon Basin Facts - National Zoo| FONZ

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The Amazon River, according to many accounts, was named by Spanish explorer Fransisco de Orellana in 1541. The name was in honor of the female warriors ...

An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth | Science ...

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Apr 22, 2016 ... An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth. Rodrigo L. Moura,,; Gilberto M. Amado-Filho,; Fernando C. Moraes,,; Poliana S. Brasileiro ...

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Amazon River | Greatest River - Extreme Science

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The Amazon is the greatest river in the world by so many measures; the volume of water it carries to the sea (approximately 20% of all the freshwater discharge ...

BBC - Earth - Why the source of the Amazon river remains a mystery

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May 16, 2016 ... Obviously this means that a powerful river – an Amazon or a Nile – has dozens or even hundreds of starting points. But geographers like to ...

The Amazon River | WWF

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The Amazon River. Coming a close second after the Nile as the world's longest river, the Amazon River sets the record in terms of the sheer volume of water that  ...