There is also no evidence to support the bizarre idea the Mayan civilisation knew anything about when the world was going to end.
After the original Mayan calendar scare in 2012, NASA said: “News flash: the world didn’t end on Dec. 21, 2012. You’ve probably already figured that out for yourself.
“Despite reports of an ancient Maya prophecy, a mysterious planet on a collision course with Earth, or a reverse in Earth’s rotation, we’re still here.”
Astronomer Edwin Charles Krupp, the former director of the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, also said: “What did the Maya themselves think about End Times?