NASA are hosting a live discussion to unveil a new discovery uncovered by its Mars Curiosity Rover robot. 

The announcement of the press conference said that it would reveal "new science results from NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover".

It did not give any detail on what those results were.

The space agency teased in a tweet that it will explain "two new" findings.

Attendees include Paul Mahaffy, who leads the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and is in charge of the analysis of samples collected by Curiosity. Researchers in geophysics and atmospheric chemistry will also attend.

The event begins at 2pm eastern, or 7pm in the UK.