NASA sets news conference on astrobiology finding related to extraterrestrial life
The NASA release defines astrobiology as “the study of the origin, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe.”
The news release goes on to inform us that participants in the astrobiology news conference, to be held in Washington, will include the individuals listed below.
Mary Voytek, director, Astrobiology Program, NASA Headquarters, Washington
Felisa Wolfe-Simon, NASA astrobiology research fellow, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, Calif.
Pamela Conrad, astrobiologist, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.
Steven Benner, distinguished fellow, Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution, Gainesville, Fla.
James Elser, professor, Arizona State University, Tempe
The news conference will be broadcast live on NASA TV and the agency website, http://www.nasa.gov.
SOURCE: spaceref.com, PRNewswire for Journalists