Scientists discover ice volcanos on Ceres

Cryovolcanoes that eject ice instead of magma have been confirmed to exist on Ceres, which will help studying this formation on other planets and moons throughout the solar system.

  • Cryovolcanoes that ooze out ice instead of shooting out magma have been confirmed to exist on the asteroid Ceres.
  • Scientists believe that ice volcanoes may be prevalent throughout the solar system in places like Titan and Pluto.
  • Further research is needed to find out if they serve an important function for planetary structure and exo geological systems.
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