What Will Happen In 2012?
Every clock strikes the witching hour and starts all over again. To the ancients, the movement of the heavens, the zodiac, and the solstice sun were just ways to keep time on a very large scale, and I believe this practice goes back a lot further than we have scientifically proven. Mayans certainly weren't the first to make the sky a timepiece and neither were Chinese or Sumerians.
The problems of language here are really serious. We wish to speak in some way about the structure of the atoms. But we cannot speak about atoms in ordinary language. - Werner Heisenberg