September 19, 2012
Teleconference About Mars Curiosity Rover Progress Hosted By NASA Sept. 19
NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) on Wednesday, Sept. 19, to provide a status update on the Curiosity rover's mission to Mars' Gale Crater.
Curiosity, the Mars Science Laboratory, is 43 days into a two-year mission to investigate whether conditions may have been favorable for microbial life.
Visuals will be available at the start of the event at: http://go.nasa.gov/curiositytelecon