Meanwhile, at Ceres . . .

. . . the Dawn mission is coming to an end. Remember those shiny spots on the asteroid? They’re still making headlines!

Here is an overview of Dawn’s accomplishments:

Mission page and “What we learned from the mission.”

Update, September 17, 2018: More on Ceres’ three-mile-high ice volcano.

November 3, 2018: Good night, Dawn. And thanks.