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Hydrothermal vent - Wikipedia

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A hydrothermal vent is a fissure in a planet's surface from which geothermally heated water issues. Hydrothermal vents are commonly found near volcanically ...

What is a hydrothermal vent? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

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Hydrothermal vents are the result of sea water percolating down through fissures in the ocean crust in the vicinity of spreading centers or subduction zones.

Hydrothermal Vents : Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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WHOI geologist Chris German led the expedition, which visited the deepest known hydrothermal vents in the world. (Photo by Chris German and the Jason ...

Deep Sea Hydrothermal Vents - National Geographic Society

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Mar 21, 2013 ... Explore how the 1977 discovery of hydrothermal vent ecosystems in the deep ocean shocked scientists and redefined our understanding of the ...

Hydrothermal Vents - National Geographic

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One of the strangest ecosystems on Earth lies deep under the ocean.

Hydrothermal Vent Creatures | Smithsonian Ocean Portal

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Dec 2, 2010 ... Travel to a world of perpetual night--the deep ocean hydrothermal vents near the Galapagos Rift where life thrives around superheated water ...

Hydrothermal Vent Communities | Biomes of the World

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Hydrothermal vents occur at both diverging and converging plate boundaries. Heat is released as magma rises and cracks the ocean floor and overlying ...

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Apr 5, 2013 ... In many areas of high volcanic activity, water seeps into the sub-surface where it is intensely heated and then finds its way to the surface again.

BBC Nature - Hydrothermal vents videos, news and facts

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Hydrothermal vents - black smokers, white smokers and warm water vents - are areas on the sea floor where water heated by volcanic activity under the seabed  ...

Hydrothermal Vents

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A hydrothermal vent is a crack or breakage in the Earth's surface. Water which is heated by the internal heat of the Earth is released from the vent. The source of ...