There is so much left to be discovered in our world, and science has just released two exciting findings relating to the Amazon River and its surrounding rainforest!
Amazon River 11 Million Years Old:
Geologists studying boreholes in the sediment at the mouth of the Amazon River say the river took its present shape approximately 2.4 million years ago. LEARN MORE 
New Sub-Species of Monkey Found in Brazilian Amazon:
A new sub-species of monkey — called Mura's saddleback tamarin — has been discovered in the remote Brazilian Amazon. LEARN MORE