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2012 End of the World

What Did You Think About All The Mayan Calendar Hysteria? (POLL)

Posted 12.21.2012 | MarloThomas

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Police Arrest Men With Machetes In French 'Doomsday' Village

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.20.2013 | World

French police arrested two men who had gas masks and machetes in their car as they approached a mountain rumoured to be one of the few places where pe...

What Would You Do For Your Last Day On Earth?

Los Angeles Daily News | Mariecar Mendoza | Posted 02.19.2013 | Los Angeles

An asteroid collides with Earth and the world turns into a fiery mess. Or maybe the planet gets swallowed into a black hole at the center of the gala...

NASA Spends So-Called Last Day On Earth Answering Phones

Posted 12.20.2012 | Weird News

Hold the phone. NASA says the world is not ending. The agency is swamped with phone calls and emails from concerned citizens wondering about the po...

Reflecting Before the World Ends

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 02.16.2013 | Teen
Alexis Jane Torre

I know that the world will not end on December 21, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't take time to reflect. And, when I say reflect, I mean really think, realize and maybe even find closure.

Why We Think The World Will End In 2012

Imperial Beach, CA Patch | Patch San DiegoEmail the Author | Posted 02.10.2013 | College

An expert on Mayan culture and prophecy at Southwestern College said Monday he has been "as busy as a frog on a griddle" as the day of the supposed en...

December 21, 2012: End Of The Mayan Calendar Or End Of The World

Agence France Presse | Veronica Ocampo | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

Gonzalo Alvarez, who had just arrived in Cancun for two weeks of revelry linked to a major milestone in the Mayan calendar, seemed reasonably cheerful...

Review: 'Heaven on Earth: The Varieties of the Millennial Experience'

Peter Clothier | Posted 08.05.2012 | Books
Peter Clothier

Millennial madness is with us again as December 2012 looms and, with it, the end of the world as we know it, as "predicted" by the Mayan calendar. It's a good moment, then, to take note of Richard Landes' Heaven on Earth.

Will the World End in 2012?

Richard Schiffman | Posted 03.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Richard Schiffman

A bit of millennialist anxiety seems realistic given the real threats of environmental holocaust, global war, and economic meltdown that loom over civilization, only I am not convinced that the Mayans possessed a crystal ball to gaze into our collective future.

2012: Here Comes the Apocalpyse (Again)

Mathew Gross | Posted 03.03.2012 | Home
Mathew Gross

The idea of the apocalypse offers the promise that our chaotic times will eventually prove to have some kind of redemptive meaning -- or that, according to ancient cultures, it was all somehow inevitable, anyhow.

Mexico Starts Countdown To 2012 Apocalypse

AP | By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON | Posted 02.19.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Seize the day. Only 52 weeks and a day are left before Dec. 21, 2012, when some believe the Maya predicted the end of the world....

Mexico Finds Second Reference To 2012 Among Mayan Ruins

AP | By MARK STEVENSON | Posted 11.27.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's archaeology institute downplays theories that the ancient Mayas predicted some sort of apocalypse would occur in 2012, but on ...

End Of The World Sky Photoshop Competition

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

What do you think the end of the world will look like? With talk of two suns being possible (however unlikely) even before 2012 imaginations are free...

How Will The World End In 2012?

Posted 12.22.2010 | Comedy

According to the Mayan calendar, the world will end on December 21, 2012. Considering we only have two years left of life, it is only natural to consi...