Washington, DC - NASA will hold a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday, December 12, to discuss the latest findings from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Astronomers will report on recent observations of a previously unseen population of primitive galaxies that formed more than 13 billion years ago.

The teleconference panelists are:

  • Richard Ellis, astrophysicist, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, Calif.
  • Abraham Loeb, chair, Astronomy Department, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

    Audio of the teleconference will be streamed live on NASA's website at:

http://www.nasa.gov/newsaudio


For more information about NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/hubble