NASA says the world in unlikely to end in 2012.

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  1. NYBanker
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    NASA put together fairly comprehensive summary of the theories which forecast a "bad" outcome in 2012 for Earth. They provide some scientific assessment of each on their website.

    http://www.nasa.gov/topics/earth/features/2012.html

    ...or is it all government propaganda?? ;)
     
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    The Mayans couldn't predict the decline and collapse of their own civilization, yet people believe they could foresee the end of the world?
     
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    who knows? Nobody knows for sure. However in the past, there were people that predicted significant events in the world pretty accurate.
     
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    Considering that hundreds of thousands of people made many millions of predictions, it isn't surprising that a handful would turn out to be pretty accurate.
     
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    Psshhhh. What does "science" know anyway?
     
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    The Mayans didn't predict anything. Absence of a prediction does not equal a prediction of something.
     
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    What? The world isn't going to end during 2012?
    Guess I'd better start paying more attention to when my miles/points expire.:)
     
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    I'm just glad we didn't cut NASA's budget for this. Now if we only funded bigfoot research properly we would all know the truth (which I am not telling):p
     
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    and pay more attention to my mortgage statement.......:(
     
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