Ceres


NASA’s Dawn Probe Snaps Stunning New Pictures of Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Probe Snaps Stunning New Pictures of Dwarf Planet Ceres

The spacecraft currently situated right above the small planet has snapped the Occator Crater....

Nov 22 2016, 6:25am CST

Stunning Image of Ceres Captured as Dawn Spacecraft Moves to Higher Orbit

Stunning View of Ceres Captured as Dawn Spacecraft Moves to a Higher Orbit

The new images reveals the brightest area on dwarf planet in an unprecedented detail...

Nov 20 2016, 7:46am CST

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spot Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spots Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

A couple of icy volcanoes have been spotted on the surface of Ceres by NASA’s Dawn Mission....

Sep 2 2016, 7:54am CDT

NASA Discovers Young Cryovolcano Ahuna Mons on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA Discovers Young Cryovolcano Ahuna Mons on Dwarf Planet Ceres

Watch the NASA video below. Like the "Lonely Mountain" Erebor in J.R.R. Tolkien's mythology, Ahuna Mons on Ceres...

Sep 2 2016, 1:47am CDT

Gravity Data Reveals the Inner Structure of the Ceres

Gravity Data Reveals the Inner Structure of Ceres

Scientists attempt to find what lies deep inside the dwarf planet Ceres....

Aug 4 2016, 10:45am CDT

Scientists Find New Clues to Solve the Mystery of Ceres’ Missing Craters

Scientists Find New Clues to Solve the Mystery of Ceres’ Missing Craters

Significant geolgocial evolution might have erased large impact craters from the surface of dwarf planet Ceres....

Jul 27 2016, 2:50am CDT

NASA Probe Maps Ceres Craters Where Ice can Accumulate

NASA Probe Maps Ceres Craters Where Ice can Accumulate

Scientists with NASA's Dawn mission have identified, on the dwarf planet Ceres, permanently shadowed regions most of which lik...

Jul 9 2016, 1:39pm CDT

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Remain at Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Remain at Ceres

NASA's announces Dawn spacecraft will not be sent to another object in the asteroid belt....

Jul 2 2016, 1:09am CDT

Ceres’ Strange, Bright Crater Unveiled in New NASA Images

Ceres’ Strange, Bright Crater Revealed in New NASA Images

Stunning images are taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft and provide more insight into the geological features of the dwarf pla...

Apr 20 2016, 12:02pm CDT

NASA Unveils Spectacular Close-up Images of Ceres' Mysterious Bright Spots

NASA Unveils Spectacular Close-up Images of Ceres' Crater and Mysterious Bright Spots

Scientists have found evidence of water ice in the surface of Ceres....

Mar 23 2016, 9:47pm CDT

Astronomers Spot Unexpected Changes in Ceres' Bright Spots

Astronomers Spot Unexpected Changes in Ceres' Bright Spots

Mysterious bright spots on ceres' surface are far more complexed than originally thought...

Mar 16 2016, 11:41pm CDT

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Takes a Breathtaking Flight over Ceres

NASA Releases the Video of Breathtaking Flight over Ceres

New animation shows unusual features of dwarf planet's surface in great detail....

Jan 30 2016, 4:58am CST

NASA's Dawn Captures Closest-Ever Images of Ceres

NASA's Dawn Captures Closest-Ever Images of Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has delivered the first images from the best-ever viewpoint of Ceres....

Dec 24 2015, 5:25am CST

Ceres' Mysterious Bright Spots Likely Made of Salt, Study Reveals

Ceres' Mysterious Bright Spots Likely Made of Salt, Scientists Reveal

Scientists have finally been able to solve the mystery of the dwarf planet Ceres....

Dec 10 2015, 2:50am CST

NASA Reveals First Topographic Map of Ceres But Bright Spots Are Still a Mystery

NASA Reveals First Topographic Map of Ceres But Could Not Solve Bright Spots Mystery

New images provide more insights about dwarf planet Ceres, its crater Occator and the features on its surface...

Sep 30 2015, 9:55pm CDT

More Details of Mysterious Bright Spots on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA Spacecraft Reveals More Details of Mysterious Bright Spots on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA Dawn spacecraft's recently delivered images provide more clear view of brights spots in Ceres crater....

Sep 10 2015, 3:31am CDT

NASA's Dawn Snaps a Conical Mountain on Ceres

NASA's Dawn Snaps a Conical Mountain on Ceres

The space craft Dawn has provided the closest snaps of the dwarf planet Ceres ever from 915 miles away....

Aug 26 2015, 8:25am CDT

Dwarf Planet Ceres Revealed by NASA in Video

Dwarf Planet Ceres Revealed by NASA in Video

Images of the dwarf planet Ceres by NASA show certain unique features of the dark and covert body in space....

Jun 9 2015, 8:22am CDT