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NASA’s DAWN Sends Stunning Images of Fractures on Ceres Crater Similar to Our Moon

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has lowered itself closest ever to Ceres dwarf planet to take pictures of Kupalo crater in its finest detail that gives insights into what the surface of Ceres or any dwarf planet would be. As Dawn’s pictures last year showed some salt deposits in brightest glows on Ceres, the recent picture of Kupalo Crater shows the bright ...

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Ice Crater or Alien City? Ceres Bright Spots Puzzling Still as Dawn Moves Closer (Photos, Video)

Astro-physicists have been waiting for months to unravel the mystery of bright lights on asteroid Ceres and the Dawn spacecraft that is inching closer to its surface is still far from resolving puzzle. Located between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres has its visitor from Earth, NASA’s dawn mission to take the first glimpse and send pictures of the dwarf planet. While ...

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