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Mayan Elder: 2012 Just Folklore for Profit

Guatemala’s Mayan people accused the government and tour groups of cynically perpetuating the myth that their calendar foresees the end of the world. “We are speaking out against deceit, lies and twisting of the truth, and turning us into folklore-for-profit. They are not telling the truth about time cycles,” said Felipe Gomez, leader of the Maya alliance […]

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BBC Video: 2012 Not The End of the World

This has been repeated ad nausea, but we don’t see the BBC take on 2012 as often as elsewhere. In this video (can’t embed it sorry – see it at the BBC), some of the world’s leading archaeologists have come together to dismiss speculation over the end of the calendar’s 5,126-years cycle. One world you rarely hear […]