For EOSC 311: Metal Deposits 1: Copper and Iron
BC Mineral Deposits
Nice animation of a rising magma body
American Museuem of Natural History: Has a good explanation and videos… AMNH – Black Smokers
The coolest thing in this is the picture that has Dudley — showing scale.
Dive and Discover: Hydrothermal Vents (Woods Hole)
Hydrothermal Vents. This site provides a nice overview of the characteristics of hydrothermal vents. Nice use of figures for chemistry.
Axial Volcano Site — Just off the west coast. Erupted in 1998
This site from NOAA does an excellent job of combining Quicktime + Quicktime VR — complete with embedded “hot spot” movies.
ASHES Virtual Site
Iron and Steel
From the American Iron and Steel Institute:AISI Learning Center: How A Blast Furnace Works