Astrophysics Science Division • Sciences and Exploration
Point of Contact: (this person will be the primary point-of-contact for information and approvals)
ASD scientists involved:
Short title for this newsworthy finding or development: (required)
One sentence about why this discovery or milestone is important: (required)
Types of products requested (check all that apply):
News release/feature associated with a paper
News release/feature associated with a meeting press event
Available Resources (please list any graphics or video that are already available):
Please provide contact info for up to two additional people to be quoted in news products:
Is there a paper associated with this request?
What journal has/will this been/be submitted to?
First Author Name:
First Author Email:
Where in the submission process is this paper? (leave blank if n/a)
Will the planned release be tied to a conference presentation (or other hard deadline)?
Was a DAA filed? (required)
Has the paper been submitted to arXiv.org? (required)(if not, please do not until you hear otherwise)
What ASD missions are involved? (required)
What other missions are involved?
What other institutions are involved?
A copy of this form will be emailed to Amber Straughn, Frank Reddy, Barb Mattson, and Jeanette Kazmierczak -- you do not need to forward it to them. If a paper is associated with this submission, the submission is not considered complete until you have also sent a current draft of your paper to Amber, Frank, Barb, and Jeanette.
Please note: If the AstroComms team decides to move forward with this media request and your paper has not been accepted within six months, your media request will be reevaluated and you may be asked to resubmit this form.