Dawn Approaches on Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is lining up its approach on the dwarf planet…

This GIF from NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Shows Possible Craters on Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft took several new images earlier this month. In the…

Looking Good Ceres. Dawn Spacecraft Nears Dwarf Planet

Every day NASA’s Dawn spacecraft gets closer to the dwarf planet Ceres.…

Dawn Gives Us Another Ceres Image. Another Look at Its Mysterious Bright Spots

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft captured another image of the dwarf planet, Ceres. You can see the bright spots featured prominently once again. Scientists aren’t sure what exactly it is, but we will be getting better resolution images as Dawn continues to get closer to Ceres.

That Puzzling Bright Spot on Ceres Has a Buddy

Another day, another snapshot of the dwarf planet Ceres. NASA’s Dawn spacecraft…

Countdown for Ceres Orbit. Dawn Spacecraft to Slide into Orbit on Friday

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is about to reach the dwarf planet Ceres. On…

Now What? NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Enters Ceres Orbit

NASA achieves another milestone. Its Dawn spacecraft has become the first to…

Dawn Snaps Beautiful, Sun-Lit Images of Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft reached Ceres on March 6th. It notched the honor…

The Mysterious Bright Spots On Ceres – Here’s Our Best Look Yet

Ceres’ mysterious bright spots have multiplied. The latest images from NASA’s Dawn…

Dawn Edges Closer And Gives Us Our Best Look Yet At Ceres’ Bright Spots

It’s probably just ice, but the mystery surrounding Ceres’ bright spots is…

Dawn Gets Closer Ceres, But Not to Solving Its Mysterious Bright Spots

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is now in its second mapping orbit around the…

Dawn Still Can’t Crack Ceres’ Bright Spot Mystery

The latest batch of images from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft are back on…

The Mysteries of Ceres Grow With Four Mile High Mountain

Before New Horizons blew our minds with its incredible images of Pluto,…

Welcome to Occator Crater – Where the Bright Spots of Ceres Call Home

They shine with a brightness that stands in stark contrast with the…

What These Colorful Ceres Maps Tell Scientists About Its Surface

NASA released several new images recently, and they are the most colorful…

Ceres’ Bright Spots are Probably Salt and What That Means

The bright spots of Ceres. They were hard to miss when Dawn…

Dawn Fires Up Engine For Final Ceres Orbit

With two months of observations at an altitude of 915 miles above…

Researchers Tackle Ceres’ Puzzling Bright Spots And How The Dwarf Planet Formed

Ceres captured the world’s attention when the first images of its famous…

NASA Releases Jaw-Dropping Close-up Photos of Ceres

The latest photos of the dwarf planet Ceres are in. And they…

The Not So Famous Craters of Ceres

Ceres. Best known for the weird spots dotting several of its craters.…

The Bright Spots of Ceres Give Astronomers a Surprise

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft isn’t the only one observing Ceres. Telescopes on the…

Ceres’ Bright Spots Pop In New Color Enhanced Images

Ceres is so much more than a drab gray rock drifting among…

Three New Ceres Images Show Off Less Famous Craters

Ceres might not blow us away like Pluto. But the small world…

Belters Rejoice. Craters on Ceres Mapped

NASA is showing off again and reminding me I need to give…