Mayan 2012

A year ago today, doomsayers were pinching themselves, astounded that they, and the world, were still very much alive

ICTMN Staff
12/21/13
Remember the apocalypse? It was a year ago today, or was supposed to be...
Rick Kearns
1/4/13
Mayan priests and special guests celebrated the Fire Ceremony on December 21 in the ancient city of Tikal, Guatemala to welcome the first rays of the sun and the beginning of a new...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
From Hale-Bopp, the famous comet, to the near-forgotten Hen of Leeds, history is littered with failed apocalyptic predictions...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
The Google Doodle in the U.S. features a green ribbon memorializing those lost in the tragic Newtown, Connecticut shooting last Friday...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
At 6:12 a.m. today, the earth’s North Pole was tilted as far away from the sun as it ever gets...
Sara Shahriari
12/17/12
Evo Morales, Bolivia's first indigenous president, called for a new age to begin December 21, 2012...
ICTMN Staff
12/15/12
The time for worrying about the apocalypse is long over, and the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is here to tell us why...
ICTMN Staff
12/13/12
A wimpy solar cycle, a nonexistent rogue planet and the deep astronomical insights of the Mayan calendar itself have spurred NASA to release a video—10 days before the supposed apo...
ICTMN Staff
12/12/12
The end of the Mayan Long Count Calendar continues to creep up on us, with December 21, 2012 marking the end of the world. Or Friday...

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