View Full Version : Mission to Vesta and Ceres

2003-Mar-17, 04:05 AM
Planning a Journey to the Beginning of the Solar System (http://www-ssc.igpp.ucla.edu/dawn/newsletter/html/20030314/)

Got an email about this one off the JPL maillist a few minutes ago - didn't realize it was underway, but it sounds pretty cool.

2003-Mar-17, 05:44 AM
Kewl. http://www-ssc.igpp.ucla.edu/dawn/newsletter/html/20021009/](Link to first issue (http://), as the other one confused me w/o it...).

I note that this probe will be based on a solar/ion engine. Is this a new trend, or only useful for some applications?