Do Exoplanets Have Rings?

Exorings are pretty elusive, but we’ve already found what might be the first set of exorings, and if we find more, we’ll have a treasure trove of new information.

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Sources:

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/001910359190175S?via%3Dihub
https://arxiv.org/abs/1409.7259
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0019103504001678
https://arxiv.org/abs/1304.3735
http://www.rochester.edu/newscenter/gigantic-ring-system-around-j1407b/
http://www.ctio.noao.edu/noao/content/Eclipsing-Ring-System-J1407
https://arxiv.org/pdf/1501.05652.pdf

Images:

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Milky_Way-100_billion_stars.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Solar_sys.jpg
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/pluto-wows-in-spectacular-new-backlit-panorama
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alien_aurorae_on_Uranus.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Neptune_rings_PIA02224.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chariklo_with_rings_eso1410b.jpg
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/12850
https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/resources/17628/cassinis-grand-finale/
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Daphnis_edge_wave_shadows.jpg
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap040705.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:J1407b_seen_from_its_exomoon.png
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/details.php?id=pia12826

Thumbnail:
https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/resources/10023/in-saturns-shadow/?category=planets_saturn

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