December 21

  • NASA posts video debunking 'Armageddon' theory 21-12-2012 12:44 PM

    Cape Canaveral: NASA is so sure there will be a December 22, 2012, it has already posted a YouTube video titled "Why the World Didn't End Yesterday". Scientists say rumors on social media and the Internet of Earth's premature demise have been prompted by a misunderstanding of the ancient Mayan...
  • The world didn't end on December 21, 2012 21-12-2012 06:53 AM

    New Delhi: Yet another predicted doomsday, that didn't happen. Nothing earth shattering happened on December 21, 2012. That December 21 marked the end of an age in a 5,125 year-old Maya calendar, the event was variously interpreted. Some believed the date to be the end of days, so other it...
  • Five reasons why December 21, 2012 isn't doomsday 20-12-2012 12:35 PM

    US space agency NASA, says 21.12.12 is going to be just another day and has put forward five scientific arguments debunking the rumours: 1. The issue with December 21, 2012 and the predicted disasters that some folks think will come, probably started with the so-called end of the Mayan calendar....
  • Doomsday: Maya apocalypse, Star Wars collide 19-12-2012 09:16 AM

    Tikal: At the centre of the rebel base where Luke Skywalker took off to destroy the Death Star and save his people from the clutches of Darth Vader, Guatemala is preparing for another momentous event: the end of an age for the Maya. Deep inside the Guatemalan rainforest stand the...
  • Astronomer dismisses December 21 doomsday prophesy 18-12-2012 04:07 PM

    Kolkata: Noted astronomer D P Durai has dismissed the prediction of the world ending on December 21 as a mere rumour, saying next Friday would be like any other day. Duari, a NASA educator and director of M P Birla Planetarium, said December 21 would be marked different only because...
  • Watch: NASA releases December 21 video 10 days early 13-12-2012 06:45 PM

    London: US space agency NASA is so confident that the apocalypse will not happen December 21 that it has released a video 10 days ahead of schedule titled "Why the World Didn't End Yesterday". In the video, astronomical and planetary experts debunk any notions that the sun will irradiate the...
  • Clock ticking down to 'doomsday' December 21 12-12-2012 02:06 PM

    Mexico City: The clock is ticking down to December 21, the supposed end of the Mayan calendar, and from China to California to Mexico, thousands are getting ready for what they think is going to be a fateful day. The Maya didn't say much about what would happen next, after...