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Doomsday (again) – experts on Mayan calendar myth

John Kerr posted in on December 17th, 2012.

Only seven sleeps left until Christmas — or just four more sleeps until the End of the World — depending on who you listen to. The date December 21st, 2012,  is at the centre of a number of vague theories which predict an impending apocalypse and have attracted growing media attention. The US space agency […]

Taranaki Daily News: 2012: An armageddon oddity

Peter Griffin posted in on May 31st, 2010.

Helen Harvey writes in the Taranaki Daily News about the slew of 2012 end-time theories currently circulating, why people might be susceptible to them, and what the experts think. In particular, astronomer Rodney Austin says that “Planet X” (Nibiru) would have been detected by now if it was heading our way, and that Earth’s poles […]

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