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The Sciences

Mayan holiday

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitFebruary 9, 2008 2:30 AM


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Very soon, I hope, I will be posting the be-all end-all debunking of the utter nonsense surrounding the idea that the year 2012 will bring disaster to us all... because the Mayan calendar ends then. Hint: it doesn't. This is a total fabrication. But until then, please read my friend Gia's post on this silliness, which is one of the better debunkings of the 2012 nonsense I've seen.

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