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The dripping petroleum

New technology shows potential for reinvigorating the Rio Grande do Norte basin

Endangered Carnaúba (Copernicia prunifera)

Study assesses threats to the genetic diversity of this palm tree

The star's brightness

Albert Einstein, Sobral, magnifying lenses and the infinite space

Bicycle car

Project develops solar energy-powered bicycle car

A GPS in the fight against infection

UFRN-based scientists develop a system that transports antibiotics by magnetic vectoring and improve treatments against H. pylori

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The Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte is a public educational institution, among the 10 largest universities in Brazil. On our site, you can find information about our undergraduate, master’s degree and doctoral programs, our structure for teaching and research, and services offered to the international community.



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June 10, 2021

Clean energy and treated water

UFRN lab develops solutions for water treatment and hydrogen generation through electrochemical technologies


June 8, 2021

Lower Tapajós River

Study predicts drastic changes in this region of Pará


May 13, 2021

Amazon savannahs

Study draws attention to drastic changes in the landscape at the heart of the Amazon as a result of constant wildfires


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UFRN’s International Relations Office consists of a structure of coordination, supervision and operational support to the development of internationalization initiatives of teaching, research and community service, particularly in the context of academic cooperation and mobility.