Dwarfplanet

11.12.15
Astronomers discover the most distant Solar System object to date
11.12.15

Astronomers discover the most distant Solar System object to date

V774104 is thought to be 15.5 billion km from the Sun.

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09.30.15
NASA's trippy Ceres map shows what the dwarf planet is made of
09.30.15

NASA's trippy Ceres map shows what the dwarf planet is made of

Who said that dwarf planets had to look dull? NASA certainly didn't.

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09.20.15
Fly close to Pluto in a detailed NASA tour
09.20.15

Fly close to Pluto in a detailed NASA tour

Wonder what it would be like to fly over Pluto? NASA has posted a highly detailed aerial tour that gives you a taste.

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08.25.15
NASA's latest Ceres photo shows a strange, conical mountain
08.25.15

NASA's latest Ceres photo shows a strange, conical mountain

NASA just got its closest photos of Ceres, and an odd mountain on the dwarf planet raises more questions than it solves.

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07.06.15
NASA's latest Pluto images actually show a planet
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NASA's latest Pluto images actually show a planet

At last, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is sending back images of Pluto that look (slightly) bette...

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06.08.15
NASA shows what it would be like to fly over Ceres
06.08.15

NASA shows what it would be like to fly over Ceres

Humans might not fly over the dwarf planet Ceres any time soon, but that doesn't mean you have to...

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