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When a trigger mechanism failed to release a key deep-sea instrument, WHOI physical oceanographer Ruth Curry brought together a gung-ho team to try to retrieve it.
Undersea robot provides a rare close-up view of a deep-sea eruption.
The vehicle recovers instruments stuck in lava.
April 3-17, 2009 - An international science team studied an erupting undersea volcano near the Island of Guam and captured dramatic new video and still images of the eruptive activity of NW Rota-1.