Alessandro Grippo's Earth Sciences Pages

 Dr. ALESSANDRO GRIPPO, Ph.D.

Santa Monica College
Department of Earth Science
1900 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405

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Geology 5 field trip: a link to the LA BREA TAR PITS web page



A few tools for the geologist in the field: a short guide to
HAMMERS AND COMPASSES


A few Amazon links to some of the GEOLOGY VIDEOS shown in class


STUDENTS OPPORTUNITIES


The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) offer several opportunities for students

NASA - JPL and CalTech logo


Atmospheric CO2

The curve you see above represents the variation of the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere, in parts per million
(A thousand parts per million is equivalent to 0.1%), year after year since 1958.


Mount Aconcagua, Argentina

MOUNT ACONCAGUA, ARGENTINA

At 6959 m (22831 feet) of elevation, Mount Aconcagua is located along the Chile-Argentina border in South America,
and it is the world's highest peak after the mountains of the Himalayas.
Mount Aconcagua is part of the Andes mountain chain, a continental volcanic arc.

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