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Can a planet with rings support life?

Life on Earth has evolved over something like 4 billion years. Saturn's rings probably will last for another 300 million years. As you get closer in to the sun, the three-way gravitational ...
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Can a planet with rings support life?

Rings usually form when a smaller body disintegrates while in orbit around a larger one. This can either happen because of an impact (it is possible that after the impact which led to the formation of ...
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Can a planet with rings support life?

I don't see where problems would arise if the ring system is stable. If it isn't stable, a moon could form and cause gravitational mayhem, or pieces of the rings could fall down to the planet. A ...
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