Universe today has posted an article regarding a Dust jet on the sunward side of comet ison. Available at:-http://www.universetoday.com/102257/astronomers-detect-dust-feature-in-comet-isons-inner-coma/.
I noted the following paragraph:-
Ongoing observations seem to reveal this comet is ‘shedding’ quite a bit of mass, leaving astronomers to wonder if it will have enough body left to survive its perhihelion, the closest approach to the Sun on November 28, 2013.
Read more: http://www.universetoday.com/102257/...#ixzz2TryN20Sm
I read something similar in another article (sorry, can not currently find it online). My question is, might the comet not survive to perihelion.