Ceres: NASA Wants You to Guess the Cause of Mysterious Bright Spots

April 28, 2015 12:27 PM

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Ceres: NASA Wants You to Guess the Cause of Mysterious Bright Spots

NASA has asked the public to vote on the likeliest cause of mysterious bright spots on the surface of Ceres, a dwarf planet that it recently captured in mystifying photographs.

The space agency first captured images of Ceres after the Dawn spacecraft entered its orbit in March. Ceres is the largest body, measuring 590 miles across, in an asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.

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