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Sampling of the mid-ocean ridge north of Jan Mayen

Scientists at the K.G. Jebsen Centre are sampling the volcanic seafloor in remote and previously unexplored areas.

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Two geologist are busy cutting rock samples on the deck of the research vessel G.O. Sars. What information is hidden within the samples collected by the ROV Ægir6000? Why are geologist Anders Bjerga and the team at the K.G. Jebsen Centre for Deep Sea Research so excited about these rocks?