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After 11 years, NASA’s asteroid-hopping spacecraft is running out of fuel
Here are some highlights from its journey
The dwarf planet Ceres may be capable of supporting life
Dawn spacecraft discovers organic materials on its surface
Salty Ceres Contains Hints Of An Earth-Like Oceanic Past
What other mysteries could this dwarf planet hold?
See Ceres’s Spots Shine In Extraordinary Detail
Our best view yet of the dwarf planet's mysterious bright splotches
See Ceres’ Shiny Spots In Stunning Detail
See spot shine
Dawn Spacecraft Snaps A Closeup Of Mysterious Pyramid On Ceres
Why is it so shiny?
Dawn Catches A Glimpse Of Ceres’ North Pole
The spacecraft is finally leaving the asteroid's dark side. Let the science begin!
What’s Next For The Dawn Mission?
An interview with Keri Bean, NASA engineer and R2D2's best friend
Why Are There No Close-Ups Of Ceres Yet?
Blame it on the dark side
Second Bright Spot Is Further Evidence That Ceres Is A Death Star
Clearly its planet-destroying superlaser is just firing up