UpGoer5 challenge in Portuguese


Can you describe your research project using only the 1000 most used words in Portuguese? Take the challenge and compete for a super prize!


This challenge was inspired by the UpGoer5 Challenge, created by the geneticist Theo Sanderson, who challenged people to explain complex ideas and projects using only the 1000 most common words in English.

Anyone who can describe their research project clearly, objectively and creatively using only the 1000 most common words in Portuguese will have their text published here on the website. All published texts will be submitted to popular vote. The most voted by the end of the year 2018 will win a tablet! Click here and send your text to DivulgaMicro. Not sure if you are using only the 1000 most common words in Portuguese? Click here and check out the list.