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Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Catalog of Images

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Hydrothermally altered rocks in the vicinity of hydrothermal vents.
2010 July 29
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Stalagmite-like spires of mineral material precipitated from hydrothermal fluids .
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vents on Kawio Barat submarine volcano spew white mineral-laden fluids. Image captured more than 1,850 meters deep by the Little Hercules ROV.
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vents on Kawio Barat submarine volcano spew white mineral-laden fluids. Image captured more than 1,850 meters deep by the Little Hercules ROV.
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vents on Kawio Barat submarine volcano spew white mineral-laden fluids. Image captured more than 1,850 meters deep by the Little Hercules ROV.
2010 July 29
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A kaleidoscopic landscape of black, orange, and white colors composed of hydrothermally altered rocks and sediments and bacterial mat material.
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vents on Kawio Barat submarine volcano spew white mineral-laden fluids. Image captured more than 1,850 meters deep by the Little Hercules ROV.
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vents on Kawio Barat submarine volcano spew white mineral-laden fluids. Image captured more than 1,850 meters deep by the Little Hercules ROV.
2010 July 29
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Hydrothermal vent area covered with white bacterial mat and hydrothermally altered rocks and minerals.
2010 July 29
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A stalagmite-like spire of mineral material precipitated from a hydrothermal vent.
2010 July 29
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Orange material covers rocks and sediments in a hydrothermal vent area.
2010 July 29
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A ridge of volcanic sands on Kawio Barat volcano.
2010 July 29
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Sulfur? iron oxide? orange bacteria? what is this covering?
2010 August 3
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Hydrothermally altered rock material.
2010 August 3
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A large purple anemone residing on angular volcanic rock boulder.
2011 July 21
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Looking down over a vertical cliff at a large purple anemone. A small holothurian is on the top of the ledge to the left of the anemone.
2011 July 21
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A large yellow anemone on a pillow lava.
2011 July 21
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Perhaps an anemone with translucent tentacles.
2011 July 21
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Closeup of animal seen in expl6121 . Appears to be long tentacles in a swirling tangle.
2011 July 21
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A brilliant purple anemone
2011 July 21
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A beautiful orange anemone
2011 July 22
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A beautiful orange anemone
2011 July 22
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A purple anemone, a reddish holothurian ( to left and below anemone), and a small white coral on a pillow lava
2011 July 22
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Tentacles of a purple sea anemone
2011 July 22
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Purple anemone next to what appears to be an eye of a super-camouflaged fish. Or perhaps just some weird reflective property of a rock.
2011 July 22
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Orange anemone on a rock outcrop
2011 July 22
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One of many sea anemones found on the outskirts of the Tempus Fugit vent site.
2011 July 22
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Orange anemone and white sponge growing from sediment carpeted sea floor.
2011 July 24
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A beautiful purple anemone
2011 July 25
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Anemone-octocoral symbiosis. Image captured by the Little Hercules ROV at 600 meters depth on the Paramount seamounts.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Solitary stony cup coral with tentacles extended in feeding position. Image captured by the Little Hercules ROV at 600 meters depth on the Paramount seamounts.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Solitary cup coral with tentacles extended
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Galatheid squat lobster on an Anthomastus coral. Image captured by the Little Hercules ROV at 600 meters depth on the Paramount seamounts.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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White alcyonacean coral bush
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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White alcyonacean corals with small shrimp
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Pennatulacean coral
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Many armed Anthomastus coral
2011 July 23
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This black coral, in addition to the two galatheid crabs weighing it down, possessed strange tendrils hanging in the water column, seemingly wrapped around its stalk.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 13
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Antipatharian coral ("black coral") bush with galatheid crabs
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Antipatharian coral ("black coral") bush
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Small gorgonian coral and cup coral on rock surface
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Close up on octocoral, likely a member of the family Primnoidae. Image captured by the Little Hercules ROV at 600 meters depth on the Paramount seamounts.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Closeup of white primnoid gorgonian octocoral polyps with anemones
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Primnoid coral bush with anemones and galatheid crab
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Octocoral bush on rock outcrop. Small white coral, large urching and small squat lobster can also be found in the image.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Gorgonian coral bush with large squat lobster. A large urchin is to the left. Marine debris - a coil of fishing line is in the right foreground.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Gorgonian coral bush with large squat lobster and at least two anemones in branches to right. A small squat lobster is seen to the left high in the branches of the coral bush.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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Extended octocoral polyps on branches of a coral bush.
Paramount Seamount 2011 July 14
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A small bamboo coral buth with polyps extended. The bush appears to be being attacked by a parasitic colonial animal in the upper left center.
2011 July 22
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Looking into the center of a a feather star crinoid with a hydroid in the upper left. It is unclear if the thin white to clear appendages below the crinoid are .
2011 July 22

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