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Why the world didn't end yesterday

Author: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.?] : National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2012.
Series: Sciencecasts.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : National government publication : English
Database:WorldCat
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Presents views of NASA scientists that debunk media reports of an ancient Mayan prophecy which predicted that the end of the world would occur on Dec. 21, 2012 and that the Mayan calendar likewise ended at that time.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Internet videos
Popular works
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
OCLC Number: 821190212
Notes: Video file available in both streaming (4 min., 21 sec.) and downloadable (4 min., 20 sec.) formats.
Closed-captioned.
Title from title screen (viewed Dec. 14, 2012).
"Science@NASA"--Initial credits screen and title screen.
"Published on Dec 11, 2012"--Video home page.
Live action video complemented by still images that show an ancient Mayan calendar and depictions of Mayan society.
Description: 1 online resource (4 min., 21 sec.) : FLV file, sound, color.
Details: System requirements: multimedia software player capable of playing Flash Video format such as Adobe Flash Player for streaming file and RealPlayer for downloadable file.; Mode of access: Internet via NASA's Sciencecasts videos home page.
Series Title: Sciencecasts.
Other Titles: Why the world did not end yesterday
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Presents views of NASA scientists that debunk media reports of an ancient Mayan prophecy which predicted that the end of the world would occur on Dec. 21, 2012 and that the Mayan calendar likewise ended at that time.

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