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Jason Golomb

Jason Golomb has written several articles for NationalGeographic.com, including Machu Picchu's Mysteries, Best Books about Machu Picchu, and Nasca Lines -- The Sacred Landscape. His passion for pre-Columbian and Conquest-era Mesoamerican and South American history led him to National Geographic, where he wrangles project managers for Digital Media.

2012: The Truth About The End of the World

Remember what life was like in 1999? Millennium fever was sweeping the world and scientists, regular folk, and the new-age-erati were focused on January 1, 2000. Y2K was coming and it was bringing with it a digital Armageddon. And when it finally arrived, we celebrated (and ducked) and nothing happened … except January 2. Something…