Beehive Deposit at Lost City

This "beehive" deposit has formed on the side of another structure. It emits pH ~10 fluids that are ~90?C. These fluids are nearly particulate-free and can be seen shimmering above the top of the beehive cone. Image courtesy of University of Washington.

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