NASA to Hold News Conference on Astrobiology Discovery

Nasa Astrobiology Phone Auditorium

MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- NASA will maintain a reports convention at eleven a.m. PST on Thursday, Dec. 2, to talk about an astrobiology finding that will affect the search for evidence of extraterrestrial life. Astrobiology is the research of the origin, evolution, distribution and potential of life in the universe.

The news conference will be held at the NASA Headquarters auditorium at 300 E St. SW, in Washington. It will be broadcast stay on NASA Tv and streamed on the agency's internet site at

Reporters may see the televised press convention at NASA Ames Research Center in the principal auditorium, Bldg. 201 or ask concerns by mobile phone. To acquire dial-in info, journalists should deliver their title, affiliation and phone amount to Steve Cole at or phone 202-358-0918 by 9 a.m. PST Dec. 2, 2010 ( via ).