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Earth recycles ocean floor into salty diamonds

Earth recycles ocean floor into salty diamonds

The most wonderful quality about diamonds is that they are one of the only types of physical matter on this earth that do not...
During the dive, the AUV vehicle is flying 3 meters high over the seabed at 2.2 knots (roughly 4 km per hours) and takes an image every second

Using robots and AI to understand deep sea

Benthic ecosystems are chronically undersampled, particularly in environments >50 m depth. Yet a rising level of anthropogenic threats makes data collection ever more urgent....
An image of Saturn's moon Enceladus backlit by the Sun, taken by the Cassini mission. The false color tail shows jets of icy particles and water that spray into space from an ocean that lies deep below the moon's icy surface. Future missions could search for the ingredients for life in an ocean on an icy moon like Enceladus. Credits: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

Study reproduces origins of life on ocean floor

Since years, scientists believe that life originated in the oceans, as the primary divisions and the events of evolution took place there. Now, NASA...