2012: Science or Superstition (The Definitive Guide to the by Alexandra Bruce

By Alexandra Bruce

The increased significant other booklet to the number 1 documentary movie approximately 2012! The 2012 meme has developed past any debates in regards to the relevance of the Maya lengthy count number calendar to the lives of latest humans. 2012 is ready us on planet Earth at the present. December 21, 2012: will the area particularly switch endlessly in this date, the top of a 5,125-year calendar final used over 1000 years in the past? definitely Hollywood would prefer you to imagine so. certainly, a not-so-small has arisen round the date, hawking every little thing from t-shirts to teleseminars. Clearing a course among fable and fact, Alexandra Bruce surveys the total 2012 panorama, asking questions similar to: Is the Earth wasting its Mojo? How did 2012 come to intend "The finish of Time"? Did psychedelics facilitate the Maya "Cosmovision"? should still we fear approximately Earth Crustal Displacement? What the hell is "Planet X"? Uniquely among an enormous array of 2012 literature, this publication gains interviews with the best experts—including Graham Hancock, John significant Jenkins, Daniel Pinchbeck and plenty of others—and insightful, certain research of the vast spectrum of opinion, debate, study and delusion concerning the so much compelling "end instances" prediction of the twenty first century.

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Likewise, “as the originator of the Giza-Orion correlation theory, Mr. Bauval had a reasonable expectation that his own views of Dr. Krupp’s argument would be included. They were not, and the Commission finds that this was unfair to Mr. ” 36 Incredibly, BBC2 took the unprecedented step of broadcasting a re-edited and corrected version of the documentary the month following the verdict. GRAHAM HANCOCK: CHAMPION OF UNORTHODOX VIEWS Hancock’s popularity stems not only from his phenomenal gifts of articulation and storytelling but also from his keen sense of where the hot buttons are in the various disciplines of science—and he presses them!

It therefore finds that this was unfair to Mr. ” Likewise, “as the originator of the Giza-Orion correlation theory, Mr. Bauval had a reasonable expectation that his own views of Dr. Krupp’s argument would be included. They were not, and the Commission finds that this was unfair to Mr. ” 36 Incredibly, BBC2 took the unprecedented step of broadcasting a re-edited and corrected version of the documentary the month following the verdict. GRAHAM HANCOCK: CHAMPION OF UNORTHODOX VIEWS Hancock’s popularity stems not only from his phenomenal gifts of articulation and storytelling but also from his keen sense of where the hot buttons are in the various disciplines of science—and he presses them!

It contains a partially decoded reference to the 2012 end-date in conjunction with the deity called Bolon Yokte K ’u. This deity is associated with war, conflict, and the Maya “Underworlds” of night-time and death. ” —John Major Jenkins, On-Camera Interview in 2012: Science or Superstition THE DOMINANT “WOBBLE” THEORY I f we could film the Earth from a geosynchronous satellite for thousands of years in time-lapse photography and then play back the footage in fast motion, the Earth would look like a spinning top, with a teetering wobble.

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