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Rocks are like history books to the petrologists on board. By studying the textures, minerals and geochemistry of rock samples, the petrologists can derive which geological processes were important when the rocks formed – from magma mixing deep in the mantle to chemical reactions with seawater when the volcanic rocks cooled down.



Jocelyn Fuentes (Harvard University)

Cédric Hamelin

Filipa Marques

Oles Savchuk