Observational confirmation of a circumsolar dust ring by the COBE satellite

@article{Reach1995ObservationalCO,
  title={Observational confirmation of a circumsolar dust ring by the COBE satellite},
  author={William T. Reach and Bryan A. Franz and Jeanne L Weiland and Michael G. Hauser and T. N. Kelsall and Edward L. Wright and G. Rawleyt and S. W. Stemwedel and William J. Spiesman},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1995},
  volume={374},
  pages={521-523}
}
ASTEROID collisions are an important source of the dust particles in the zodiacal cloud1–3. These particles spiral in towards the Sun under the influence of drag forces4–6 and, in passing through the inner Solar System, are subject to gravitational perturbations by the planets, which may trap them (at least temporarily) in orbital resonances7–10. Recently… CONTINUE READING