Science & Environment

Dawn spies new detail in Ceres’ bright spots

The US space agency’s Dawn satellite continues to return remarkable images from the dwarf planet Ceres. Now just 385km above the surface (lower than the space station is above Earth), the probe has revealed new features inside the mini-world’s Occator Crater. This is the 92km-wide depression that has multiple bright spots of what arethought to… Continue reading Dawn spies new detail in Ceres’ bright spots