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Mallory, Kenneth.

Summary: Presents a history of the discovery and exploration of hydrothermal vents and undersea volcanoes, and tells how these scientific expeditions help researchers understand marine ecology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.21 MAL

Gowell, Elizabeth Tayntor.

Summary: Discusses the formation and discovery of hydrothermal vents and the unusual animals and plants that can be found near them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 577.7 GOW

Waters, John Frederick

Summary: Describes the discovery and investigation of openings in the ocean floor where heated water escapes and examines the new life forms and other phenomena that have been found there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cobblehill Books 1994

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.46 WAT

Cone, Joseph.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 551.23 CON

Cone, Joseph.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quill W. Morrow 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 551.23 CON

Segrè, Gino.

Summary: Theorizes that temperature is the most revealing method of measurement, considering such topics as the fixed internal temperature of most mammals and the significance of hydrothermal vents on the ocean floor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 536.5 SEG

Summary: For the first time you can be there, 12,000 feet below the ocean's surface, inside an unparalleled undersea volcanic world filled with strange creatures and dramatic landscapes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV VOL

Summary: In the oceans, living space has both vertical and horizontal dimensions: with an average depth of 3800 meters, the oceans offer 99% of the space where life can develop. And the deep sea, immersed in total darkness since the dawn of time, occupies 85% of ocean space, the planet's largest habitat. Yet the deep sea is mostly uncharted--only about 5% of the seafloor has been mapped with any...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Oversize, Call number: 591.77 NOU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 591.77 DEE