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Grey Hautaluoma
Headquarters, Washington

DC Agle
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.

Denize Springer
San Francisco State Univ.

Bob Sanders
University of California, Berkeley

Nov. 1, 2007
Scientists Discover New Member of Exoplanet Family
WASHINGTON - Astronomers will announce new findings about a planetary system similar to our own at a media teleconference Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 1 p.m. EST. Funding for the study was provided by NASA and the National Science Foundation.

The briefing participants are:
- Debra Fischer - astronomer, San Francisco State University
- Geoff Marcy - astronomer, University of California, Berkeley
- Jonathan Lunine - planetary scientist, University of Arizona, Tucson
- Zlatan Tsvetanov - program scientist, NASA Headquarters, Washington

Reporters should call the Media Relations Office at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory at 818-354-5011 for dial-in participation information. NASA will stream audio of the briefing live on the Web at:

At the start of the briefing, NASA will post supporting images and graphics at:

For information about NASA's planet-hunting missions, visit:

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