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Thursday, 16 April 2015

Dawn space probe gets an eyefull of Ceres' north pole

Just a quick note: The Dawn space probe has emerged from the shadow of Ceres, and started sending back images. The first are some beautifull shots of the dwarf planet's north pole:

The mysterious bright spots aren't in view yet, so all us space geeks are going to have to wait a while longer for the next batch of clues to what they are....

Above: Still no idea. Possibly it's graffiti? Courtesy of NASA
Elsewhere on the internet:
Giant galaxies die from the core out
Dark matter shows signs of interacting with itself
Prebiotic molecules found near young sunlike stars

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