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Key Facts In This Video
See the "shoreline" of an underwater brine pool: 00:56
The brine in brine pools is around three to five times saltier than ocean water, which is why the two liquids don't mix. 01:30
See clumps of tubeworms on the ocean floor near a brine pool: 03:23