Contact: Tatiana Brailovskaya
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
Caption: Dr. Beth Orcutt (front, second from left) of Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences examines oceanic crust samples with Dr. Wolfgang Bach of the University of Bremen, Germany, during IODP Expedition 336 to the Mid-Atlantic Ridge flank.
Credit: Photo courtesy of Jennifer T. Magnusson.
Usage Restrictions: None
Related news release: Breathing underwater: Evidence of microscopic life in oceanic crust