Special syringe that will be held and triggered by the manipulator claw of Quest 4000 to collect sediment samples for microbes at Vai Lili.

Special syringe that will be held and triggered by the manipulator claw of Quest 4000 to collect sediment samples for microbes at Vai Lili. Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: NE Lau Basin, NOAA-OER.

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Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: September 10 Log

Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: NE Lau Basin

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