NASA To Host Teleconference About MARS Curiosity Rover Progress
PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Sept. 6, 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 Gina Fontes at email@example.com 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.