Author(s): Scott L. Murchie
Co-Author(s): Andrew S. Rivkin, Joseph Veverka, Peter C. Thomas, Nancy L. Chabot
Panel Selection: Primitive Bodies: Asteroids, comets, Phobos, Deimos, Pluto/Charon and other Kuiper belt objects, meteorites, and interplanetary dust.
Institution: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory
Mars'' two moons, Phobos and Deimos, are D-type small bodies that may be remnants of the population that delivered volatiles to the inner solar system. A Discovery class mission can address key science questions at the moons, and prepare for future human exploration.

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