New observations from Voyager 1 indicate the
spacecraft is approaching a formerly unexplored region
at the very edge of our solar system. These observations
and what they may infer are the subjects of the next
NASA Space Science Update (SSU) on November 5, 2003, at
1:00 p.m. EST.

The SSU will be in the James E. Webb Auditorium at NASA
Headquarters, 300 E Street SW, Washington. NASA TV will carry
the SSU live with two-way question-and-answer capability for
reporters covering the event from participating agency

Panelists for the SSU:

  • Dr. Stamatios M. “Tom” Krimigis, head of space department, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Md.
  • Dr. Frank McDonald, senior research scientist, University of Maryland, College Park, Md.
  • Dr. Merav Opher, research scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
  • Dr. Edward Stone, Voyager project scientist, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena.
  • Dr. Eric Christian, discipline scientist, Sun-Earth Connection division, NASA Headquarters.

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