Space telescope spies water plumes on dwarf planet Ceres, target of NASA's Dawn spacecraft

  • by: ALICIA CHANG , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 22, 2014 - 3:05 PM

LOS ANGELES — The largest object in the asteroid belt just got more attractive: Scientists have confirmed signs of water on the dwarf planet Ceres, one of the few bodies in the solar system to hold that distinction.

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