By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Museu Nacional (National Museum) in Rio de Janeiro houses the largest collection of natural history and anthropology in Latin America and was the first scientific institution in Brazil. The museum exhibits interesting pieces in geology, paleontology, natural history, ethnology and anthropology, and is located in a beautiful park in Zona Norte’s (North Zone) São Cristóvão.
The National Museum’s collection contains 20,000 items, of . . .