UNDERSTANDING EXTENSION IN THE SOUTHERN MARIANAS AND THE CHALLENGER DEEP: A 21ST CENTURY GEOSCIENTIFIC CHALLENGE

Robert J Stern, Univ Texas Dallas, Richardson, TX, United States, Julia M Ribeiro, Rice University, Houston, TX, United States, Fernando Martinez, Univ of Hawaii-SOEST/HIGP, Honolulu, HI, United States and Yasuhiko Ohara, Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department of Japan, Tokyo, Japan