The Top 10 End of the World Scenarios of the Last CenturyFebruary 22, 2011 0 Comments
Here's an amusing look back in time by Popular Science magazine which summarizes 10 paranoid fears of humanity back in the 20th century. Among humanity's freakouts include:
1) Destroyed by the dreaded death ray.
2) The Earth will spontaneously explode.
3) A doomsday device will be invented.
4) The Sun will grow too cold causing an ice age.
5) A wandering star will destroy our solar system.
6) The Sun will grow too hot causing us to burn up.
7) A comet could collide with the Earth.
8) Nuclear war armageddon.
9) Man will poison the oceans, causing the world to die.
10) The Moon could collide with the Earth.