Category: Astronomy and Space Science
Event Format: Media Opportunity
Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Location: NASA HQ, Washington, DC 20546, US
WASHINGTON -- NASA will hold a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Nov. 1, to discuss new measurements using gamma rays to investigate ancient starlight with the agency's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope.
Science Journal has embargoed details until 2 p.m. on Nov. 1.
The teleconference panelists are:
- Justin Finke, astrophysicist, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington
- Marco Ajello, astrophysicist, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology, Stanford University, and the Space Sciences Laboratory, University of California at Berkeley
- Volker Bromm, associate professor, department of astronomy, University of Texas at Austin
For dial-in information, journalists should e-mail their name, media affiliation and telephone number to J.D. Harrington at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on NASA's website at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio
For more information about NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/fermi
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Web Site Address: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio