A Deep-Sea Magma Monster Gets a Body Scan

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The caldera and rift zones of the Axial Seamount off the coast of Oregon, depicted as a computer generated 3D oblique view using seafloor bathymetry. The red zone is the shallowest area, and the blues and purples are as much as 2 miles deep.

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