December 21, 2012: the end date of the sophisticated Long Count Calendar created by the ancient Maya in Central America. Countless books and websites, magazine articles and newspaper headlines debate its meaning, with enthusiasts in two camps: those forecasting apocalypse – the end of time – and those who see a coming renewal, a rebirth of consciousness.
Delve into the many mysteries, theories and hypotheses that swirl about this long-prophesied day with 2012: SCIENCE OR SUPERSTITION. This compelling and definitive documentary brings to life the fascinating debate on the 2012 phenomenon through riveting interviews with leading experts, illuminating cosmic footage from NASA and eye-popping CGI.
In this thorough, fascinating film, leading researchers, writers and scientists in the field tell us exactly what this date means to them and why it’s important. These award-winning authors, historians, scholars, professors, archaeologists, astronomers and journalists whom offer varying and sometimes conflicting perspectives.