WHOI geologist Jian Lin
studies a sample of seafloor collected near the site of the December
2004 earthquake off the island of Sumatra that resulted in a devasting
tsunami in the Indian Ocean. (Photo by Tom Kleindinst, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
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