Comet ISON is heating up in the scientific world now that it's closer to the Sun.
- This scientific paper compares Comet ISON with two other comets.
- ISON isn't looking too bright. Do we at least get a meteor shower? This paper, explored by Astrobites, says probably not.
- Oh well. We still get cool pictures! Check out this one at Astronomy Picture of the Day of tiny but lovely ISON alongside Mars and Regulus.