text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text
Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
News
design element
News
News From the Field
For the News Media
Special Reports
Research Overviews
NSF-Wide Investments
Speeches & Lectures
NSF Current Newsletter
Multimedia Gallery
News Archive
 


Astronomers Announce the Most Earth-Like Planet Yet Found Outside the Solar System

NSF Press Briefing and Webcast

Monday, June 13, 2005
1:00 to 2:00 P.M., Eastern
National Science Foundation
Arlington, Virginia

An archive of the webcast for on-demand viewing is here.

SPEAKERS

Michael Turner

Michael Turner
Assistant Director for Mathematical and Physical Sciences, NSF

Geoffrey W. Marcy

Geoffrey W. Marcy
University of California, Berkeley

R. Paul Butler

R. Paul Butler
Carnegie Institution of Washington

Eugenio J. Rivera

Eugenio J. Rivera
Lick Observatory, University of California, Santa Cruz

Jack Lissauer

Jack Lissauer
NASA Ames Research Center

Animations

Screenshot of planet and orbit

Gliese 876 and the orbits of its three known planets
View video

Screenshot of planets

A Flythrough Animation of the Gliese 876 System
View video


See also:

The webcast requires the free RealPlayer which is available at real.com.

 

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page