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End of the World Tomorrow? Hear From an Expert Tonight

Is Friday, December 21 doomsday? Don't wait to find out, head to the Arlington Heights Memorial Library tonight where a master educator will explain the science behind the end of the world prediction.

Some say the next doomsday is right around the corner, tomorrow to be exact. is when, some say, the world will come to an end.

There has been a lot of talk, and a number of theories as to why the world is supposed to end Friday. December 21 is the day the Mayan long-count calendar ends, but does that really mean the end of it all?

Whether you’re concerned or just curious, Arlington Heights Memorial Library is bringing in an expert to answer all of your questions, just in the nick of time.

From the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, master educator Michelle Nichols will explain the science, and pseudo-science, behind the headlines, including the history of other recent “doomsdays,” an odd object some call "Nibiru," and the Mayan calendar.

The program titled “End of the World,” will be held tonight, Thursday, Dec. 20 from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. in the Hendrickson Room at the . 

Click here to register or learn more about the program

If tomorrow really is the end of the world, what will you do or like to do the day before doomsday? Leave your  comments below. 

reyna December 21, 2012 at 05:24 AM
This world ends when you die where you end up is your problem
Palman December 21, 2012 at 05:39 AM
With that language and spelling....have another drink.
jose December 21, 2012 at 11:33 AM
what will happened today of the 21 day of end of the world would anything happened
kiki December 21, 2012 at 04:28 PM
Palman stop talking. WHO ask u ? And no nothing happen just a lot of snow it my city . Thank god We still here
Palman December 21, 2012 at 04:41 PM
If I was sober, I would probably re-write your comment as: Palman, stop talking. WHO asked u? And no, nothing happened, just a lot of snow in my city. Thank God we are still here.

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