NASA to announce extra-terrestrial finding today?

2 Dec 201089 Views

The US space exploration agency NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) has announced it will hold a press conference today to discuss a finding that will “impact the search for evidence of extra-terrestrial life”.

NASA said the news conference will be held at 11am Pacific Standard Time (19:00 GMT) in its headquarters to make the announcement of the significant astrobiological find.

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Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe.

NASA recently announced that the the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope – a space observatory being used to perform gamma-ray astronomy observations from low Earth orbit – had encountered an enormous series of gamma ray bubbles in the centre of the Milky Way Galaxy.