We've been following the "DAWN Mission" photographing the Dwarf Planet Ceres with great interest. What the Heck are those bright lights staring back from that mysterious rock in the sky!
Until a day or so ago, scientists at NASA thought there were 2 bright lights. Now that the Dawn probe is only 4,500 miles away...the closer look has revealed a bunch more.
|4,500 miles away|
Why just in that one spot?
What's causing them? Are they a "reflection" of some kind...like ice? or salt flats? or, or.....
They still don't know.
|Enlarged 4,500 miles away|
His learned explanation is: They are lights for the championship baseball game among the Little people on the planet. That's right! They're night lights for the "Dwarf World Ceres.!"