• October 19, 2018
Dawn is celebrating its 11th anniversary of spaceflight. This is the last dawnniversary the spacecraft will see.
• September 05, 2018
Like its human colleagues, Dawn started out on Earth, but now its permanent residence in the solar system, Ceres, is far, far away. Let's bring this cosmic landscape into perspective.
• September 04, 2018
A fantastic story of adventure, exploration and discovery is reaching its denouement. In the final phase of its long and productive deep-space mission, Dawn is operating flawlessly in orbit around dwarf planet Ceres.
• July 18, 2018
Rapidly nearing the end of a unique decade-long interplanetary expedition, Dawn is taking phenomenal pictures of dwarf planet Ceres as it swoops closer to the ground than ever before.
• June 15, 2018
Propelled by the perfect combination of xenon ions, hydrazine rocket propellant and adrenaline, Dawn is on the verge of its most ambitious exploits yet.
• May 25, 2018
For the first time in almost a year, the Dawn mission control room at JPL is aglow with blue.
• April 02, 2018
The Dawn mission has only one revolution to go before the spacecraft begins the final campaign of its long and rewarding deep-space adventure.
• January 17, 2018
Permanently in residence at dwarf planet Ceres, Dawn is now preparing to add some finishing touches to its mission.
• November 03, 2017
Building on the successes of its primary mission and its first extended mission, NASA has approved the veteran explorer for a second extended mission.
• October 04, 2017
A decade after leaving its first home in the solar system, Dawn is healthy and successful at its current residence around Ceres.
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