Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Scientific American stirs the pot

An online article in Scientific American showcases our work recently published in Science. 
Massive Ocean Eddies Stir Up Life around Deep-sea Vents

My favorite line: "It's not Kansas down there, but the new research suggests that powerful deep-sea cyclones—the whirling underbellies of eddies—sweep through these communities on a seasonal basis, transporting vent products to far-off waters."