WASHINGTON -- NASA will hold a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Aug. 15, to discuss an extraordinary galaxy cluster that is smashing several important cosmic records.
The panelists are:
-- Michael McDonald, Hubble Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
-- Bradford Benson, astrophysicist, University of Chicago
-- Megan Donahue, professor of astronomy, Michigan State University, East Lansing
-- Martin Rees, professor of cosmology and astrophysics, University of
Cambridge, United Kingdom
For dial-in information to ask questions, reporters must send their name, media affiliation and telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon Aug. 15.
The general public also can ask the panelists questions via Twitter using the hashtag #asknasa.
Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live at: http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio
For more information about NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, visit: http://chandra.harvard.edu and http://www.nasa.gov/chandra