SETI FUSE MISSION SCIENCE BRIEFING SET FOR JUNE 8


Larry Klaes (lklaes@bbn.com)
Fri, 04 Jun 1999 15:44:39 -0400


>Date: Thu, 3 Jun 1999 17:20:11 -0400 (EDT) >From: NASANews@hq.nasa.gov >Subject: FUSE MISSION SCIENCE BRIEFING SET FOR JUNE 8 >Sender: owner-press-release@lists.hq.nasa.gov >To: undisclosed-recipients:; > >Donald Savage >Headquarters, Washington, DC June 3, 1999 >(Phone: 202/358-1547) > >Donna Drelick >Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD >(Phone: 301/286-8955) > >Gary Dorsey >Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD >(Phone: 410/516-7160) > >NOTE TO EDITORS: N99-35 > >FUSE MISSION SCIENCE BRIEFING SET FOR JUNE 8 > > Hoping to discover how the basic elements of the >universe came into existence, NASA will launch the Far >Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer (FUSE) on June 23 from >Cape Canaveral Air Station, FL. Scientists will use FUSE to >study primordial chemical relics of the Big Bang, from which >all the stars, planets and life evolved. > > FUSE team members will brief reporters on the mission at >1 p.m. EDT June 8. The briefing will originate from the James >E. Webb Memorial Auditorium at NASA Headquarters, 300 E St. >SW, Washington, DC. NASA Television will broadcast the >briefing live with two-way question-and-answer capability >from participating NASA centers. Panelists will be: > > -- Dr. George Sonneborn, FUSE Project Scientist, NASA >Goddard Space Flight Center > -- Dr. Warren Moos, FUSE Principal Investigator, Johns >Hopkins University > -- Mr. Dennis McCarthy, FUSE Project Manager, Johns >Hopkins University > -- Dr. Andrea Dupree, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for >Astrophysics > -- Dr. Kenneth Sembach, Johns Hopkins University, FUSE >science team member > > NASA Television is broadcast on the GE2 satellite which >is located on Transponder 9C, at 85 degrees West longitude, >frequency 3880.0 Mhz, audio 6.8 MHz. Audio of the broadcast >will be available on voice circuit at the Kennedy Space >Center on 407/867-1220. > >- end - > > * * * > >NASA press releases and other information are available automatically >by sending an Internet electronic mail message to >by sending an Internet electronic mail message to domo@hq.nasa.gov. >In the body of the message (not the subject line) users should type >the words "subscribe press-release" (no quotes). The system will >reply with a confirmation via E-mail of each subscription. A second >automatic message will include additional information on the service. >NASA releases also are available via CompuServe using the command >GO NASA. To unsubscribe from this mailing list, address an E-mail >message to domo@hq.nasa.gov, leave the subject blank, and type only >"unsubscribe press-release" (no quotes) in the body of the message. > > >



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