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Could Life on Earth Have Come From Ceres?

Credit: NASA, ESA, J. Parker (Southwest Research Institute), L. McFadden (University of Maryland)
The dwarf planet Ceres, the largest asteroid in the solar system, is round and may contain more fresh water than the entire Earth. NASA's Dawn spacecraft…Read More »





will explore Ceres in 2015. See more views of Ceres in this SPACE.com gallery.

Here: This Hubble Space Telescope image shows Ceres, the most massive object in the asteroid belt, in 2004.   Less «
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