Hydrothermal Vents

Video Update: Back at Sea

Chimney sample

With a little over one week left in Expedition 16 to Brothers volcano, there is a lot of science to report. Catch up on developments since we’ve returned to sea.

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Inside Expedition 16

Take a look inside the first days of Expedition 16 to Brothers volcano and get behind the scenes with the people on R/V Thomas Thompson.

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Looking for Microbes

looking for microbes

Prof. Rachel Haymon and Dr. Patricia Holden, from the University of California – Santa Barbara, have an idea about how to look for microbes in active hydrothermal vent chimneys.

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