NASA Invites Media for Climate Update, New Earth Missions

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of Earth Day, NASA invites media to a briefing at the agency's headquarters on Friday, April 19, at 11 a.m. EDT. The event will share updates on NASA's climate science and early data from the agency's ocean-watching PACE (Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem) mission, as well as reveal upcoming Earth airborne missions.

The speakers include:

    --  NASA Administrator Bill Nelson
    --  Karen St. Germain, division director, NASA Earth Sciences Division
    --  Tom Wagner, associate director for Earth Action

The briefing will air live on NASA+, NASA Television, and the agency's website.

To attend the briefing in person in the James E. Webb Auditorium at 300 E St. SW, Washington, or to participate via teleconference, media should RSVP no later than 9 a.m. Friday to Liz Vlock at NASA's media accreditation policy is online.

Media and the public are also invited to participate in NASA's Earth Day celebration: "Water Touches Everything." Attendees will be able to explore the complex connections between sea, air, land, and climate through a mix of in-person and virtual activities, talks, and trivia. The celebration begins Thursday, April 18 at 9 a.m. EDT and continues through April 19 until 5 p.m., both online and in person at the NASA Earth Information Center.

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