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1. Maya Calendars Actually Predict That Life Goes On
National Geographic, 12/13/2012
SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 22
According to some folks, doomsday is today – the alleged date on which the Maya calendar "ends" – December 21, 2012. So should you be worried? According to the scholars, no. Ancient Mayans actually thought we'd be around another 7,000 years or so. Read more and learn vocabulary words like alleged, apprehension, catastrophe, demise, emphatic, honing, imminent, impending, inquire, persists, refining, and sacred.