More surprises on Ceres: astronomers discover an ice volcano


Pictures from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft seem to indicate that the dwarf planet was much more active than we thought. There is probably an ice volcano on Ceres. Image color indicates elevation. Image via NASA. Ceres is the largest body in the asteroid belt – too big to really be an asteroid, but too small to be…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *