NASA waves goodbye to Dawn spacecraft, the pioneering mission to the asteroid belt

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NASA waves goodbye to Dawn spacecraft, the pioneering mission to the asteroid belt

Dawn spacecraft runs out of hydrazine fuel and is now in an uncontrolled orbit around dwarf planet Ceres

The mission of the Dawn spacecraft, sent to the asteroid belt to Vesta and Ceres, has come to an end after it finally ran out of hydrazine fuel. Its mission to the asteroid belt between Mars and...

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