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Rare Cold Volcanic Vent Discovered In Antarctic Waters
2013-02-07 10:51:55

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), Southampton have discovered the location of an underwater volcanic vent in the Southern Ocean. In a study published this week in the journal PLOS ONE, the researchers describe how this vent, marked by a low-lying plume of shimmering water, differs from "classic" hydrothermal vents. The research group used the NOC´s high-resolution deep-towed camera platform SHRIMP to image...


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