Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012, 11:26
Vesta, the giant asteroid, has its own version of ring around the collar, NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has revealed.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 10:14
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft on Wednesday began its two-and-a-half-year journey to the dwarf planet Ceres.
Last Updated: Friday, August 31, 2012, 12:21
NASA`s Dawn spacecraft is set to become the first probe to orbit and study two distant solar system destinations.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 24, 2012, 16:19
The giant asteroid Vesta has many features that are mostly associated with rocky planets like Earth, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 23:44
NASA`s Dawn spacecraft is sending back the most close-up images of the asteroid Vesta since it slipped into orbit around the giant space rock last summer.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 15:46
A newly-released image from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft shows a mountain three times as high as Mt Everest, in the south polar region of the giant asteroid Vesta.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 22:28
NASA`s Dawn spacecraft was captured into orbit around the massive asteroid Vesta after a 1.7 billion-mile journey and is preparing to begin a study of a surface.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 16:54
The US spacecraft Dawn has for the first time entered the orbit of Vesta, one of the largest asteroids in the solar system.
Last Updated: Friday, July 15, 2011, 13:13
For the first time ever, NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is set to enter an asteroid’s orbit on July 15.
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