Why doomsday fears will never die

Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 12:31 in Paleontology & Archaeology

Doomsayers around the world are gearing up for armageddon on Dec. 21, based on predictions supposedly made by the Mayans more than 1,000 years ago. Humanity will survive the supposed 2012 apocalypse, but, unfortunately, so will irrational doomsday fears, scientists say.

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