|April 10, 2017 |
MEDIA ADVISORY M17-042
NASA to Reveal New Discoveries in News Conference on Oceans Beyond Earth
NASA will discuss new results about ocean worlds in our solar system from the agency's Cassini spacecraft and the Hubble Space Telescope during a news briefing 2 p.m. EDT on Thursday, April 13. The event, to be held at the James Webb Auditorium at NASA Headquarters in Washington, will include remote participation from experts across the country.
The briefing will be broadcast live on NASA Television and the agency's website.
These new discoveries will help inform future ocean world exploration -- including NASA's upcoming Europa Clipper mission planned for launch in the 2020s -- and the broader search for life beyond Earth.The news briefing participants will be:
A question-and-answer session will take place during the event with reporters on site and by phone. Members of the public also can ask questions during the briefing using #AskNASA.
To participate by phone, reporters must contact Dwayne Brown at 202-358-1726 or email@example.com and provide their media affiliation no later than noon April 13.
For NASA TV downlink information, schedules and to view the news briefing, visit:
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Felicia Chou/ Dwayne Brown
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