Friday, November 9, 2012

World Will Be in Darkness

Bernama [Malaysia]
10 November 2012

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 10 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian National Space Agency (Angkasa) today refuted the rumour circulating via social media claiming that the world will be in darkness for three days from Dec 23 during the alignment of the Universe.

The report stated that during the cosmic alignment of the Sun, Earth and the centre of the galaxy, thick dust clouds would block the night-time view of the Milky Way, hence creating what was called a 'total blackout'. [...]