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Tiny bubbles (of methane)

Detailed Description

Methane bubbles emerging from the seafloor at a seep site colonized by chemosynthetic mussels at ~1000 m water depth on the Virginia margin. Photograph taken by the Global Explorer operated by Oceaneering Inc. during a 2017 expedition led by the CMHRP and supported by the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research.


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