The Mayans don't think the world's about to end, so why are so many around the planet in a panic? François Picard's panel looks at how through the ages, the threat of doom is more than just a psychological release, it’s politics.
- Jean-Paul DEMOULE, Professor of later European prehistory at Paris 1 University Panthéon-Sorbonne, Archaeology Unit;
- A. Craig COPETAS, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic;
- Bruno DELPRAT, Specialist on Mayan Culture, CNRS;
- Alex NIKOLAVITCH, Comic Book Writer.
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