Category: Planetary Exploration
Event Format: Media Opportunity
Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Location: Washington, DC 20546, US
WASHINGTON -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, Sept. 12, to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater. The Mars Science Laboratory is one month into a two-year mission to investigate whether conditions may have been favorable for microbial life.
For teleconference dial-in information, reporters must send their name, media affiliation and telephone number to Elena Mejia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Media Relations Office at 818-354-5011.
Visuals will be available at the start of the event at: http://go.nasa.gov/curiositytelecon
Web Site Address: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio