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2012 – The End of the World?

Posted by on Jun 3, 2011 in Climate Change | 8 comments

2012 – The End of the World?

Is the year 2012 the end of the World? Some people believe it to be so, because the Mayan calender (1) ends at 2012. This is enough reason for some people to panic. If the Mayan calender stops here, it means the end of the world! In fact, December 2012 just ends the B’ak’tun, a period of time in the Mayan calender, after which starts a new period. And so the calendar goes on and on. It is simply a calender, which measures time and stops at a certain date. Just because the...

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