• earthsky.org | 8/4/2019 | Eleanor Imster
    This image uses enhanced-color combined images taken using blue, green, and infrared filters. Ahuna Mons’ elevation has been exaggerated by a factor of two. The width of the dome is approximately 12...
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  • earthsky.org | 8/4/2019 | Eleanor Imster
    This image uses enhanced-color combined images taken using blue, green, and infrared filters. Ahuna Mons’ elevation has been exaggerated by a factor of two. The width of the dome is approximately 12...
    1.2K views Firefang
  • phys.org | 6/11/2019 | Staff
    This image, based on observations from NASA's Dawn spacecraft, shows the largest mountain on the dwarf planet Ceres. Dawn was the first mission to orbit an object in the asteroid belt between Mars...
    872 views pixielilia
  • Space.com | 6/30/2019 | Charles Q. Choi
    Ceres, the closest dwarf planet to Earth, may be wrinkling as it shrinks, a new study finds. With a width of about 585 miles (940 kilometers), Ceres is both a dwarf planet and the largest member of...
    158 views aka1
  • earthsky.org | 5/17/2019 | Bruce McClure
    These next several nights – May 17, 18 and 19, 2019 – the moon will be full, or nearly full, and many will call Saturday night’s moon a Blue Moon. Wait. Is it the second full moon of this month? No,...
    459 views MysticHeart
  • earthsky.org | 12/27/2018 | Paul Scott Anderson
    False-color image of dwarf planet Ceres – largest body in the asteroid belt – from the Dawn spacecraft. The image shows Ceres’ famous bright spots, and the false color highlights differences in...
    1K views Coraav
  • CNET | 9/19/2018 | Jackson Ryan
    It sounds like something George R. R. Martin might cook up in the next Game of Thrones book: Ice Volcanoes. New research suggests the dwarf planet Ceres, the largest celestial body in the asteroid...
    284 views Lord
  • phys.org | 9/17/2018 | Staff
    Every year throughout its 4.5-billion-year life, ice volcanoes on the dwarf planet Ceres generate enough material on average to fill a movie theater, according to a new study led by the University...
    373 views vegdancer18
  • ScienceDaily | 9/17/2018 | Staff
    The study, led by UA planetary scientist Michael Sori, marks the first time a rate of cryovolcanic activity has been calculated from observations, and its findings help solve a mystery about Ceres's...
    301 views melanie7
  • phys.org | 9/10/2018 | Staff
    Bright surface features on the dwarf planet Ceres known as faculae were first discovered by NASA's Dawn spacecraft in 2015. This mosaic of one such feature, Cerealia Facula, combines images obtained...
    428 views ali11
  • CNET | 7/2/2018 | Amanda Kooser
    This mosaic shows a prominent mound on the western side of Cerealia Facula. When NASA's Dawn spacecraft approached dwarf planet Ceres in 2015, everyone from astronomers to UFO enthusiasts got...
    479 views elio25
  • Space.com | 5/22/2018 | Staff
    Ceres is a dwarf planet, the only one located in the inner reaches of the solar system; the rest lie at the outer edges, in the Kuiper Belt. While it is the smallest of the known dwarf planets, it...
    491 views marisha
  • phys.org | 3/15/2018 | Staff
    Observations of Ceres have detected recent variations in its surface, revealing that the only dwarf planet in the inner solar system is a dynamic body that continues to evolve and change.
    361 views Matty123

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