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Scientists track ocean floor's 'plumbing system'

Photo of seafloorResearch into the circulation of water through the ocean floor has led to the discovery of inflow and outflow points for a vast seafloor plumbing system. The work led by UCSC's Andrew Fisher is described in the February 6 issue of the journal Nature, and has implications for the study of heat flow in the ocean and organisms that live in the seafloor. More


February 10-16, 2003
Vol. 7, No. 25

UCSC graduate to join Regents as alumni representative

Fire damages Porter College dorm; no one injured

Folksinger Sorrels to give concert, donate peace quilt

Chancellor Greenwood holding staff forum on Feb. 12

'Behind-the-headlines' look at Keiko the whale promised

More Campus News: Major change for Banana Slug Spring Fair... GLBT Friends Group launched... Banff Mountain Film Festival benefits OPERS programs... Italian consul-general visits campus and gives lecture on American cinema... Sociologist Paul Lubeck to give talk on Muslim views on war and violence... and more.

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