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Volcanoes of the Deep

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The following Resources from the companion Web site, which originally accompanied the PBS/NOVA Online Adventure, "Into the Abyss," accompany this program:

The Mission
Learn about the hydrothermal vents and the black smoker chimneys involved in the expedition to study, prepare, and extract chimneys from the Juan de Fuca Ridge. (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

The Last Frontier
Read about discoveries that have been made in the deep, the underwater vehicles that have investigated them, and some of the known locations of vents around the world. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Life in the Abyss
See pictures of and find out about the creatures that live a mile and a half under the surface of the ocean. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Dispatches
Review dispatches from the mission to retrieve a black smoker chimney. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

E-mail
Read comments on this Web site, questions, and responses from the experts. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

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Resources

Program Transcript
Complete narration for the TV program.

Teacher's Guide
Volcanoes of the Deep
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