Disappearing Ice Volcanoes on the Dwarf Planet Ceres

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A digital reconstruction of a dormant ice-volcano on the dwarf planet Ceres
The ice volcanoes on the dwarf planet Ceres (image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA/PSI).

The only mountain on Ceres may slowly disappear over a few hundred million years, spreading out like honey on a plate.

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Disappearing Ice Volcanoes on the Dwarf Planet Ceres
Nola Taylor Redd
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Jesse Rogerson, PhD

As a passionate science communicator, Jesse Rogerson loves promoting science literacy to the public. He frequently represents the Canada Aviation and Space Museum on television and radio, social media, and at conferences. A trained and practicing astrophysicist, Jesse holds a PhD in observational astrophysics from York University, and publishes his research in peer-reviewed journals. Jesse enjoys riding his motorcycle, board games, and ultimate frisbee.