Dawn Mission’s End To Leave Door Open For Return

HOUSTON—Dawn, NASA’s 11-year, first-ever mission to orbit two relics from the formation of the Solar System’s planets in the main asteroid belt, is drawing to a close. But the agency has taken measures to preserve an opportunity to return and land on the most intriguing of the two objects: Ceres, a...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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