March 29, 2019

4k ROV highlights — research cruise video update

Posted by larryohanlon

By Thom Hoffman

“It is one of the most magnificent things I have ever seen in the natural world.”

See and learn about the areas studied on the recent #MicrobialMysteries expedition in this highlight video. Researchers explain the beautiful, extreme, and thriving ecosystems that create “metabolic warriors,” the forms of life that have the most to teach us in terms of survival and biomolecules.


This post was originally published on the Schmidt Oceans Institute blog