NASA's Dawn spacecraft spotted weird spots on the surface of Ceres. Ceres is the largest known object in the asteroid belt.
NASA announced in a press release that some organic materials were discovered on the dwarf planet Ceres. Although further study is required to determine what kind of organic molecule was discovered.
Scientists discovered that the dark and shadowy dwarf planet Ceres has water ice on its surface. This makes the Ceres an icy body found in the asteroid belt.
NASA released high-resolution images of Ceres where a bright spot was seen. Scientists say that the bright spot was caused by solidified briny liquid from beneath the dwarf planet.
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has photographed a new dramatic view of the dwarf planet Ceres, capturing its central bright region.
Who could have thought that Ceres, a dwarf planet that orbits around the sun between Mars and Jupiter, can house one of the most massive ice volcano that is at least half the size of Earth's Mt. Everest?