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Scientists play down doomsday prophecies

Mayan calendar theory debunked at seminar

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Scientists have played down fears that the world will end on Friday, saying no scientific evidence exists to support the forecast. 

Scientists take part in a seminar entitled ‘End of the World 2012. True or False?’ at Chulalongkorn University’s faculty of science yesterday. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASIL

The scientists met in a forum at Chulalongkorn University's faculty of science yesterday to discuss the prediction, which is based on the Mayan calendar.

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