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Is Martian moon Phobos locked in a cycle of destruction and rebirth?

Gizmag - Mon 20 Mar 17

Scientists have been predicting the demise of the Martian moon Phobos and its rebirth as a planetary ring for a while now. However, a new study suggests that this isn't the first time ...

Does Mars have rings? Not right now, but maybe one day

Phys.org - Mon 20 Mar 17

As children, we learned about our solar system's planets by certain characteristics—Jupiter is the largest, Saturn has rings, Mercury is closest to the sun. Mars is red, but it's possible ...

Does Mars Have Rings? Not Right Now, But Maybe One Day, Astrobiology Magazine - Wed 22 Mar 17
Does Mars have rings? Not right now, but maybe one day, ScienceDaily - Tue 21 Mar 17
Does Mars Have Rings? Not Right Now, But Maybe One Day, SpaceDaily - Tue 21 Mar 17
Does Mars have rings? Not right now, but maybe one day, Eurekalert - Mon 20 Mar 17

Mars’ moons could be remnants of earlier rings, destined to form a new one

Ars Technica - Tue 21 Mar 17

A new paper suggests that a giant impact set off a process that's still going.

Mars May Have Once Had Rings — and Could Sport Them Again

Discovery News - Tue 21 Mar 17

Mars' diminutive moon Phobos may be the latest in a series of increasingly smaller moons that formed from rings of debris that circled the Red Planet in its past, and likely will ...

A Moon of Mars May Have Once Been Rings (& Might Be Again)

SPACE.com - Mon 20 Mar 17

Mars might once have had rings — and might regain them over and over again, according to new research.

Mars Might Have Had a Kickass Big Moon Instead of Two Tiny Crappy Ones 

Gizmodo - Mon 20 Mar 17

Orbiting our dusty red neighbor are two puny potatoes, Phobos and Deimos. They look like they belong among the worst (but not the absolute worst) moons in the solar system, but their existence ...

New theory suggests Mars had rings in the past

Astronomy.com - Mon 20 Mar 17

And Phobos could become more rings in the future.

Mars may have had rings, and they may come back: study

The Hindu - Wed 22 Mar 17

Mars could once have had rings, and the red planet may regain them again, according to a new study.A new model developed by scientists at Purdue University in the U.S. suggests that debris ...

Mars May Have Once Been a Ringed Planet — and It Could Be Again

Astroengine - Tue 21 Mar 17

Mars’ moons were likely formed by a ring of debris blasted into space after the Red Planet was hit by a massive impact and, when the moon Phobos disintegrates in 70 million years, another ...