chimneys on NOVA

RIDGE Office ridge at OCE.ORST.EDU
Thu Mar 25 07:59:37 EST 1999


Dear RIDGE scientist,

On Tuesday March 30th public television will broadcast a NOVA
documentary called 'Volcanoes of the Deep'. Watch as scientists harvest
and recover black smoker chimneys.
More details of the expedition and the equipment used are available at:

NOVA: 
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/abyss/

University of Washington:  
http://www.ocean.washington.edu/outreach/revel

ROPOS deep submergence ROV: 
http://www.ropos.com

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution:  
http://www.marine.whoi.edu/ships/rovs/rovs.htm

American Museum of Natural History:
http://www.amnhonline.org/expeditions/blacksmokers/


Randy Keller
RIDGE Coordinator
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