I know I'll be disappointed when they actually make the announcement, but the kid in me wants to pretend this is going to be about a newly discovered life-hospitable planet.
WASHINGTON -- NASA will hold a news conference at 2 p.m. EST on Thursday, Dec. 2, to discuss an astrobiology finding that will impact the search for evidence of extraterrestrial life. Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe.
You'll be able to watch the news conference at 2 p.m. EST here, according to the post. I'll be in class, but I'll be watching in spirit.