Courtesy Courtesy Thomas Hawk via flickr.com Do you remember the “turn of the millennium” in the year 2000? Many people thought that would be the end of the world too, saying that it was predicted by ancient texts, myths, and civilizations. There were lots of people who made money encouraging people’s fears by wrongly using math, science, archaeology, and history to make false predictions. Of course, nothing happened on January 1st, 2000, except that a few older computer systems had problems with their internal clocks!
Archaeologists, scholars and the Maya themselves insist that 12/21/12 will be no different (except for the computer problems). But if still really want something to worry about, here are a few of the 2012 theories you can look forward to...Next »