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NASA TO HOLD TELECONFERENCE TO DISCUSS NEW FINDINGS ABOUT MARS
09.24.09
 

MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE
JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION
PASADENA, CALIF. 91109 TELEPHONE 818-354-5011
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov

Guy Webster 818-354-6278
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
guy.webster@jpl.nasa.gov 

Dwayne Brown 202-358-1726    
NASA Headquarters, Washington                                                                                            
dwayne.c.brown@nasa.gov 

NOTE TO EDITORS:  2009-145                                                             Sept. 23, 2009 

NASA TO HOLD TELECONFERENCE TO DISCUSS NEW FINDINGS ABOUT MARS

PASADENA, Calif. -- NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., will host a media teleconference at noon PDT (3 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, Sept. 24, to discuss new research results from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The findings will be reported in Friday's edition of the journal Science.

The teleconference participants are:

- Ken Edgett, team member, Context Camera, Malin Space Science Systems, San Diego
- Shane Byrne, team member, High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment, University of Arizona
- Selby Cull, team member, Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars, Washington University in St. Louis

To participate in the teleconference, reporters must contact the JPL Media Relations Office at 818-354-5011 in advance for the call-in number and passcode. 

NASA will also stream audio from the teleconference online at http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio .

Graphics and supporting information will be available at the start of the news conference at:

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/MRO/news/mro20090924.html .

For more information about NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, visit http://www.nasa.gov/mro .

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Media contacts:
Guy Webster 818-354-6278
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
guy.webster@jpl.nasa.gov

Dwayne Brown 202-358-1726
NASA Headquarters, Washington
dwayne.c.brown@nasa.gov