The University of Arizona will announce a major scientific initiative taking place at the Biosphere 2 facility, and details about the future of Biosphere 2.
Following the news conference, guests will have the opportunity to tour Biosphere 2 and speak to UA scientists.
Biosphere 2 is a state-of-the-art 23-acre campus located in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains, 35 miles from the UA campus.
B-roll and high-resolution photos of Biosphere 2 will be available.
The schedule of the day's media activities is as follows:
10 a.m. News conference at Biosphere 2 campus
10:45 Biosphere 2 tours and interviews
Noon-1 p.m. Teleconference with UA scientists
3-5 p.m. Availability for TV satellite interviews with UA scientists
To schedule an interview, contact Johnny Cruz at (520) 621-1879. Interview slots are limited.