Claim: NASA has announced that a multi-day worldwide blackout will occur beginning on 30 June 2015.
NASA confirms that the earth will experience 6 days of darkness from June 30 to July 6 2015 due to severe solar storms.
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Origins: No, the universe is not about to realign in June 2015, nor will there be a
This item originated back in 2012, when interest in the belief that the Mayan calendar would end on 21 December 2012 (thus foretelling the end of the world as we know it) was running high; and it has simply been updated and recirculated with the year 2015 or 2014 replacing the original references to 2012.
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In fact, what NASA originally said about the planetary alignment theory (within a much larger article about the false rumor of the Mayan calendar's predicting the end of the world in 2012) was that "There is no planet alignment on the winter solstice in 2012." The same goes for 2014 and 2015.
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