Stories, updates, insights, and original analysis from The Planetary Society.

Two Months from Pluto!

Two months. Eight and half weeks. 58 days. It's a concept almost too difficult to grasp: we are on Pluto's doorstep.

Ceres Gets Real; Pluto Lurks

Although we are still along way from understanding this fascinating little body, Ceres is finally becoming a real planet with recognizable features! And that's kinda cool.

Ceres Coming Into View

Dawn is on approach to Ceres, the largest of the asteroids, and is starting to resolve features.