NASA will host a news teleconference at 1 p.m. EST (7pm GMT), today (Tuesday, Dec. 20). The teleconference will announce new discoveries by the Kepler mission.
The teleconference participants are:
– Nick Gautier, Kepler project scientist, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif.
– Francois Fressin, lead author, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Mass.
– David Charbonneau, professor of astronomy, Harvard University
– Linda Elkins-Tanton, director of the Carnegie Institution for Science’s Department of Terrestrial Magnetism in Washington.
For dial-in information, media representatives should e-mail their name, affiliation and telephone number to Trent Perrotto at: email@example.com
Stay tunned to Planet Kepler for a full roundup tomorrow morning.