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Aug 24, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
In an unexpected discovery, hundreds of gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor were spotted during a sweeping survey of the U.S. Atlantic Coast.
Oct 8, 2013 06:30 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Crabs living on a methane-spewing mud volcano were recently spotted munching on a tangled, filmy web of bacteria.
Sep 18, 2013 05:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A look deep beneath the Afar Rift reveals the birth announcements of a new ocean may be premature.
Aug 20, 2013 11:39 AM ET // Tim Wall
A recently discovered plume of iron is billowing from the depths of the Atlantic Ocean. Continue reading →
Mar 7, 2012 12:51 PM ET // Christina Reed
The new term "hydrothermal seep" describes extreme temperatures colliding at frigid depths.
Apr 12, 2010 03:08 PM ET // Michael Reilly
In the depths of the Caribbean Sea, explorers have found the deepest hydrothermal vents on the planet.
Jul 23, 2010 04:00 PM ET // Zahra Hirji
Three distinct types of hydrothermal vents, including the deepest vent yet observed, were discovered along a 100 kilometer long strip in the Caribbean Sea.
Aug 9, 2012 06:33 AM ET // Tim Wall
A detailed study of some of the complex microbes that keep the undersea ecosystem running smoothly shows just how complex life is around undersea volcanoes.
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