Any long, narrow, steep-sided depression in the ocean bottom in which maximum oceanic depths (24,000–36,000 ft, or 7,000–11,000 m) occur. The deepest known depression of this kind is the Mariana Trench. Most trenches occur at subduction zones, where one tectonic plate is thrust under another.
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Deep Fritz may have met his human match on the chess board ; World champion Victor Kramnik is proving that supercomputers don't have all the winning chess moves - at least not yet, writes Jamie Smyth
Oct 11, 2002; The next chapter in the "man versus machine" debate will be written after October 21st when the result of the $1 million chess...
Deep-Sea Habitat Changes Snails' Size: Evolutionary pressures affect deep-sea and island-dwelling animals in similar ways.
Jul 11, 2006; Byline: Kevin Howe Jul. 11--The big get smaller and the small get bigger. It's known as the "island rule" of evolution, something...