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NASA's countdown to 'no doomsday' has begun
Worry not, panic not. NASA's countdown to 'No Doomsday' has begun. There are no facts to support the end of the Earth today, December 21. NASA warns you not to get carried away by the doomsday hype put on the websites, blogs and other media sources. Today is like any other normal day on the earth, NASA has assured the mankind.

NASA HAS assured the world through its website that all is safe as there are no scientific evidences to back the Mayan doomsday myth. As we know, such rumours were spread when some people thought the "end of the world" was nigh like on January 1, 2000 and also on May 21, 2011. All turned out to be ‘no doomsdays’.

Calendars have varied from civilization to civilization. We need to treat Mayan calendar as any other calendar focused on keeping track of time rather than predicting the future.

Last year too NASA had debunked the conspiracy theory of a giant supernova engulfing Earth by saying: "Given the incredible amounts of energy in a supernova explosion - as much as the sun creates during its entire lifetime - another erroneous doomsday theory is that such an explosion could happen in 2012 and harm life on Earth. However, given the vastness of space and the long times between supernovae, astronomers can say with certainty that there is no threatening star close enough to hurt Earth.

Astronomers estimate that on average about one or two supernovae explode each century in our galaxy. But for Earth's ozone layer to experience damage from a supernova, the blast must occur less than 50 light-years away. All of the nearby stars capable of going supernova are much farther than this."

The scientists all over the world are asking the public not to believe in gibberish websites spreading rumours about doomsday. All this kind of stuff is a hoax. As we know that the Internet is a great tool to access information in a jiffy. But, the Internet can become dreadful also because every person, good and evil, can add information to it to exercise his or her freedom of speech. But on the other hand, it's a free-for-all bazaar of the bizarre and truth, accuracy and reliability can take a nosedive when they get in the way of a good story, warns a website debunking doomsday hoax.

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