Latest News on Ceres
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Nov 02, 2018
NASA's pioneering Dawn mission to the asteroid belt is at its end as fuel runs outDawn's mission team is sure it won't spiral down towards Ceres's icy depths for at least 50 years.
Sep 08, 2018
NASA's Dawn spacecraft to run out of fuel, remain in dwarf planet Ceres's orbitDawn will lose its ability to communicate with Earth, but will remain in a silent orbit around Ceres.
Jul 04, 2018
NASA's Dawn spacecraft sends back close-ups of dwarf planet Ceres' surfaceLaunched in 2007 with an ion engine, Dawn is nearing the end of its voyage soon.
Dec 13, 2017
Images from NASA's Dawn spacecraft indicate dwarf planet Ceres is an active and evolving worldSince Dawn arrived in orbit at Ceres in March 2015, scientists have located more than 300 bright areas.
Oct 27, 2017
NASA's Dawn spacecraft finds possible evidence of an ancient global surface ocean on CeresThe study indicates that the global surface ocean on Ceres existing more than four billion years ago.
Oct 20, 2017
NASA's Dawn mission gets second extension, spacecraft to remain in orbit around Ceres indefinitelyDuring this extension, the spacecraft will descend to lower altitudes than ever before at the dwarf planet, which it has been orbiting since March 2015
Apr 27, 2017
Nasa's Dawn spacecraft encounters malfunction in reaction wheel while observing CeresThe reaction wheel's malfunctioning will not significantly impact the rest of the extended mission at Ceres.
Apr 11, 2017
Nasa to hold press conference on plans to search for alien life on oceans beyond EarthThese new discoveries will also help inform future ocean world exploration and the broader search for life beyond the Earth.
Sep 10, 2015
NASA's Dawn spacecraft reveals intriguing details of dwarf planet CeresNASA's Dawn spacecraft has shown the brightest spots on the dwarf planet Ceres that are gleaming with mystery.
Jun 24, 2015
Alien alert! Pyramid like structure on Ceres seen in NASA photographsSomething interesting is brewing on the dwarf planet Ceres. The largest asteroid in the asteroid belt that lies between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres has been throwing surprises at scientists. Earlier, Ceres had mystified astronomers with its bright spots. Now, it's Pyramids!