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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!
Mar 13, 2015
Ganymede, Jupiter's biggest moon, has an ocean underneath its surface: NASAThe ocean on Jupiter's Ganymede is estimated to be much deeper than the oceans on Earth — about 60 miles (100 kilometers) thick and buried under 95 miles (150 kilometers) of ice.
Feb 27, 2015
NASA spots mysterious bright lights on dwarf planet Ceres as explorer probe nears orbitThe discovery of another bright light on the dwarf planet Ceres has NASA scientists perplexed as the US Dawn probe prepares to enter the orbit of the largest object in the asteroid belt and possibly resolve the mystery.