This undersea video was shot the same week NBC was on Saipan.
I figured out how to embed the video, so I'm bumping this back up to the top.
Check out the link to read the story:
Deep-Sea Eruption, Odd Animals SeenThe footage of the erupting volcano was shot at 1700 feet before the surface of the ocean. That is much deeper than even Harry Blalock can dive.
May 7, 2009—Scientists have caught a fast-growing, 12-story underwater volcano erupting—along with odd creatures evolved to survive its toxic emissions.
Scientists, witnessing and videotaping for the first time the eruption of an undersea volcano in the Pacific Ocean in the Northern Mariana Islands near Guam.
A quick search of the Internet and I found the b-roll of the two species of shrimp living on the active underwater volcano. There is no sound, but the pictures are pretty cool.