“Hard to take science cues from the Maya, who never discovered the wheel, and who sacrificed animals to satisfy gods. Hard to take seriously predictions about the end of the world from the Maya, a culture that could not predict its own demise.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson

Found the following infographic on I Want Ice Water and just had to repost it here for all of you fellow cynics:

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2 thoughts on ““Hard to take science cues from the Maya, who never discovered the wheel, and who sacrificed animals to satisfy gods. Hard to take seriously predictions about the end of the world from the Maya, a culture that could not predict its own demise.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson

  1. What a fun graphic!

    Lita, I hope you are having a fun “end of the world” party – no reason not to celebrate! I love listening to all the stuff people say about it. (On one local radio show a female cohost mentioned the Incas – and the male had never heard of them.)

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