the Deep...A Scientific Revolution
Hole Oceanographic Institute
Learn more about the research being conducted at the
largest independent oceanographic institution in the
Learn more about ALVIN on the Woods Hole Oceanographic
Institution's Web site. The site includes an illustrated
history of ALVIN, photos, and related links
to the Deep
Meet scientists and learn more about the geology, creatures,
and chemistry of the deep-sea.
Find out more about the impact that hydrothermal vents
have on the environment around them.
of the Thermal Vents
Learn more about the biology associated with the hydrothermal
A comprehensive history and description of plate tectonics
presented by the United States Geological Society
links for Non-Scientists
This page offers links to a host of great deep-sea exploration
sites around the Web.