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Headquarters, Washington
Phone: 202-358-1237/1726

Rob Gutro
Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.
Phone: 301-286-4044

Nov. 29, 2006
NASA Sets Briefing on How Climate Warming Affects Marine Life
WASHINGTON - NASA is hosting a media teleconference announcing new scientific findings that show for the first time how the foundation of Earth's marine food web responds to changes in climate. The teleconference will begin at 2 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Reporters must contact Steve Cole at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md., at 301-286-3026 or by email at for participation information. Images and graphics supporting the briefing will be posted shortly before the briefing at:

-- Michael J. Behrenfeld, ocean plant ecologist, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Ore.
-- Gene Carl Feldman, oceanographer and SeaWIFs project manager, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.
-- Oscar Schofield aquatic biologist, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.

Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live at:

For NASA TV streaming video, schedule and downlink information, visit:

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