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UCSB scientists probe sea floor venting to gain understanding of early life on Earth
...Earth. However, little is known about hydrothermal venting
from these common features. The team describes ne...eatures, we suggest that abyssal hill hydrothermal venting
occurs in frequent bursts, possibly triggered by earthquakes," said Haymon. "Such widespread and oft...
Hydrogen and methane provide raw energy for life at 'Lost City'
...the early 1970s, volcanic activity or magma drives venting
and fluids can reach 700 F. The vents at such sites are often referred to as black smokers because some emit hot, mineral-laden fluid that looks like dark, billowing smoke when it hits the icy cold seawater. Carbonate minerals from fluids at Lost Ci...