posted on Apr, 1 2008 @ 09:56 PM
Far too much is going to happen this year for me. My diary is already full and I am still coming to terms with 2008.
Lets see what we have so far not including mundane political/sporting or religious events.
Starting with events with dates
January 31 — 433 Eros, the second-largest Near Earth Object on record is expected to pass Earth at 0.1790 astronomical units (Bugger all compared to
April 1 — The United States Census of 1940 is released to the public.(Should be interesting info there despite the release date)
April 17 — The United States will cede control of the military of the Republic of Korea after 50 years. (Just stand back and watch)
May 20 — Annular solar eclipse, a Sunday. (First of many alignments)
June 6 — Second and last solar transit of the planet Venus of this century (Second of many alignments)
October 19 — at 01:36 UTC, the Earth will be home to 7 billion people, according to the US Census Bureau (Unless they manage to pull off WWIII in
November 13 — Total solar eclipse (Another alignment)
November 28 — Penumbral lunar eclipse (Another alignment)
December 3 — Jupiter oppositions. (Yet another alignment)
December 21 — The Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, completes its thirteenth cycle (This is the big one we have all been waiting for) The 2012
Winter Solstice will also occur on this day at 11:11 UTC
And events without dates but due that year.
The United Kingdom will complete a 5-year process to cease analogue television (End of the world for some?!?!)
Australia and Ireland will cease analogue television broadcasts. (End of the world for some more?!?!)
Some proponents of a peak oil catastrophe place major events in 2012 (Peak oil again?)
Terence McKenna's numerological novelty theory suggests a point of singularity in which humankind will go through a great shift in consciousness.
(Shift of consciousness. I will just be happy to be conscious)
The 1997 book The Bible Code claims that, a meteor, asteroid or comet will collide with the Earth. (433 Eros as mentioned above? Or something bigger
Alien Disclosure will take place that year. (Must be when Nibiru gets here)
Planet X / Nibiru will arrive (Will be visible? Collide with earth? It’s inhabitants will enslave us?)
Return of Christ (Why he would want to come back here beats me)
Solar Pole Shift (The one we had 7 years ago wasn’t exciting enough)
Earth pole Shift (If the suns can, why cant ours)
Global Ice age (Global cooling is coming!!! Get your woolies on people!)
Global Heat wave (Global warming is coming!! Get your sunscreen on people!)