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Global Distribution of Hydrothermal Vent Fields
Hydrothermal Vents
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Hydrothermal Vents

Gallery of hydrothermal vent research.

Underwater Volcanoes
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Hydrothermal Vents

What they are and why they are important.

Hydrothermal Circulation
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Hydrothermal Circulation

Follow seawater as it flows through seafloor crust and rises again through seafloor vents.

Yeti Crab
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Yeti Crab

First ever seen yeti crab discovered by researchers in Alvin.

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