Ron at the rosette collecting samples for helium isotope analysis.  Ron and our shore-based co-PI, John Lupton, will be analyzing these samples back in the NOAA-PMEL lab in Oregon using the same techniques John helped pioneer for hydrothermal research dating back to the 1970s.

Ron at the rosette collecting samples for helium isotope analysis. Ron and our shore-based co-principal investigator, John Lupton, will be analyzing these samples back in the NOAA-Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory lab in Oregon using the same techniques John helped pioneer for hydrothermal research dating back to the 1970s. Image courtesy of Chris German, INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

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