May 252010
 
Ceres!  We’re going to Ceres!  NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is enroute and should arrive in February 2015.  Considering we’ve known about it for over 2 centuries and it 3 times closer than Saturn and 10 times closer than Neptune and their moons, I’ve always been very surprised to see the fuzzy images we have of it.

I used to Wolfram Alpha to do a comparison (as well as to test WA and it’s interpretive capabilities) and it summarized it quite nicely.

Check the size comparison and the images generated:

Posted via email from Curious Dale

  3,624 Responses to “Cereously!”

  1. food storage

    [...]Here is a superb Blog You might Obtain Fascinating that we Encourage You[...]

  2. Title

    [...]just beneath, are several entirely not associated web sites to ours, having said that, they may be certainly worth going over[...]

  3. Title

    [...]just beneath, are various totally not connected websites to ours, nonetheless, they’re surely really worth going over[...]

  4. this is really a nice post.

    I saw this really good post today.

  5. Title

    [...]we came across a cool website that you simply may possibly love. Take a look in the event you want[...]

  6. Title

    [...]Here are some of the sites we advocate for our visitors[...]

  7. Title

    [...]please stop by the web pages we comply with, such as this 1, because it represents our picks in the web[...]

  8. I cover Midlands

    [...]below you will come across the link to some internet sites that we consider you should visit[...]

  9. Title

    [...]one of our visitors not long ago recommended the following website[...]

  10. Title

    [...]one of our visitors not too long ago advised the following website[...]

  11. Title

    [...]here are some links to internet sites that we link to due to the fact we think they may be worth visiting[...]

  12. Title

    [...]just beneath, are several entirely not associated web sites to ours, on the other hand, they’re surely really worth going over[...]

  13. Title

    [...]usually posts some extremely intriguing stuff like this. If you are new to this site[...]

  14. informative post

    [...]although internet websites we backlink to below are considerably not connected to ours, we really feel they’re really really worth a go by, so possess a look[...]

  15. Title

    [...]one of our guests a short while ago recommended the following website[...]

  16. Title

    [...]Every as soon as inside a even though we pick out blogs that we study. Listed beneath would be the most recent web sites that we pick out [...]

  17. Visitor recommendations

    [...]one of our visitors recently recommended the following website[...]…

  18. personal trainer austin

    [...] personal trainer austin [...]

  19. Title

    [...]check below, are some completely unrelated sites to ours, on the other hand, they may be most trustworthy sources that we use[...]

  20. sexy picture

    [...]usually posts some pretty intriguing stuff like this. If you’re new to this site[...]

  21. Auto glass Brighton Michigan

    [...]The information mentioned inside the post are a few of the very best available [...]

  22. Title

    [...]please check out the websites we stick to, such as this 1, as it represents our picks in the web[...]

  23. Title

    [...]one of our visitors not long ago proposed the following website[...]

  24. Blogs ou should be reading

    [...]Here is a Great Blog You Might Find Interesting that we Encourage You[...]…