Ceres

Initially thought to have only one ice volcano, researchers have shown that Ceres has at least 22, and probably more. Science News reports that dwarf planet (and largest asteroid) Ceres has multiple ice...

Up close to a dwarf planet: NASA’s Dawn probe reveals stunning new images of the ‘otherworldly beauty’ of Ceres and its mysterious ‘glowing’ craters The stunning images are...

‘Unraveling the nature and history of this fascinating dwarf planet during the course of Dawn’s extended stay at Ceres has been thrilling,’ says Dawn principal investigator Carol Raymond...

Scientists are now trying to learn how the organic material arrived on dwarf planet Ceres. After sifting through large amounts of data collected from NASA’s Dawn mission, scientists have determined...

‘Hold on, I’m going low!’ Dawn tweets as it prepares for its closest approach to Ceres, slated for early June. The Dawn spacecraft has been orbiting Ceres for three years now, beaming back...