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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrothermal_vent

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

oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/vents.html

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.

www.whoi.edu/main/topic/hydrothermal-vents

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

ocean.si.edu/ocean-news/microbes-keep-hydrothermal-vents-pumping

The Microbes That Keep Hydrothermal Vents Pumping. Riftia tubeworm (Riftia pachyptila) colonies near hot spring. These tubeworm colonies grow where hot, ...

video.nationalgeographic.com/video/hydrothermal-vents

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

ocean.si.edu/ocean-videos/hydrothermal-vent-creatures

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 ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/media/deep-sea-hydrothermal-vents

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

www.popularmechanics.com/space/solar-system/news/a26044/cassini-evidence-hydrothermal-vents-enceladus

Apr 13, 2017 ... These hydrothermal vents are fissures in the rocky core of Enceladus. They release water that has been heated by geothermal activity, and the ...

www.bbc.co.uk/nature/habitats/Hydrothermal_vent

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  ...

www.alertdiver.com/Hydrothermal_Vents

Hydrothermal vents are underwater volcanoes that play an important role in the ocean's temperature, chemistry and circulation patterns, and they contain ...