Me in Alvin... sporting my Williams-Mystic t-shirt! (July 11, 2010)

Whoa, a photo!!!

Octavian hanging out on the door to the the rad van.

Dive 4622, 7/11/2010, copyright Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

This is a shot from my dive.  In the foreground (right side) is a camera arran that was on Alvin’s basket.  You also see Alvin’s arm taking the temperature in a black smoker.  This one registered 290 degrees celsius!

life near hydrothermal vents, Main Endeavor field, Copyright Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Here I am chiseling away at one of our sulfides.