It's pretty clear that the world will not end on December 21, 2012. At least not based on so-called Mayan prophecies.
A thousand years ago, the ancient Mayans predicted that on this date, the sun, the earth, and the center of the Milky Way will be perfectly aligned for the first time in 26,000 years, ending the "fifth era of the sun."
Their prediction about the sun´s position was right, according to modern scientists. Although some have also suggested that this "galactic alignment could lead...Full Story