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Diving to a deep-sea volcano

Author: Kenneth Mallory
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
Series: Scientists in the field.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scientists have mapped less than 10 percent of the ridge of underwater mountains in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. It is here that 95 percent of the volcanic activity on earth occurs.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Mallory
ISBN: 0618332057 9780618332052
OCLC Number: 61454031
Awards: Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children, 2007.
Description: 60 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: First dive to the abyss --
Understanding the deep sea --
Discovering life where life doesn't belong --
Mollusks on a fast track to survival --
Explorer of the deep --
Inside a volcanic eruption --
Yellow brick road --
Rise of life in the deep sea --
Evolution of a full-blown community --
Year of the mussels --
New eyes on the deep ocean --
Unanswered questions --
Acknowledgments --
Glossary --
Suggestions for further reading --
Index.
Series Title: Scientists in the field.
Responsibility: by Kenneth Mallory.
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Scientists have mapped less than 10 percent of the ridge of underwater mountains in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. It is here that 95 percent of the volcanic activity on earth occurs.

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