Phobos (systematic designation: Mars I) is the larger and innermost of the two
natural satellites of Mars, the other being Deimos. Both moons were discovered
Jun 21, 2016 ... The moon's orbit brings it 6 feet closer to the red planet every century. Facts
about the Martian moons Phobos and Deimos.
Phobos is one of the two moons of Mars. It is the larger of the two moons, and is
heavily cratered and appears to have grooves and streaks of material along its ...
Phobos is the innermost of Mars' moons and is also the largest. Phobos is closer
to its planet than any other moon in the solar system.
Apr 8, 2016 ... The Red Planet's tiny, misshapen moons Phobos and Deimos are widely
believed to be captured asteroid - but a new theory claims they may ...
Phobos, one of the two moons of Mars, has itself always been considered a
rather mysterious object, as has its smaller twin, Deimos. Joseph Shklovskii
Nov 10, 2015 ... Scientists have known for some time that Phobos, the larger of Mars' two small
moons, is a victim of gravity, edging closer toward its parent ...
Nov 2, 2015 ... Mars is destroying its moon: Grooves on Phobos' surface hint that the red ...
Scientists first learned of Phobos' mysterious grooves in the 1970s ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... The Red Planet, scientists have calculated, will crush its small moon Phobos with
the force of its own gravity, leaving just a belt of debris in orbit.
Nov 30, 2015 ... Mars may gain a ring when its moon Phobos is torn to shreds by gravity. But
while the demise is inevitable, it won't happen for at least 20 ...