A Journey to the Heart of the Amazon

Into The Amazon

Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
Earth Day: Brazil
In the Satare Maue coming-of-age ritual, villagers chant and rhythmically stamp their feet as they approach a display of poisonous ants. The Satare Maue believe that the bite of the poisonous Tocandira ant "inoculates" them against disease-carrying mosquitoes, ubiquitous in the Amazon rain forest. (Harry Phillips)
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