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Denver Sirens Are Just A Test, NOT A Doomsday Signal

AP | Posted 12.21.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Officials in Denver want people to know this is only a test. The city is testing new outdoor warning sirens on Friday, and they're well awa...

UFO Lovers, Light-Seekers And Lawyers Await Maya End Of Days

Reuters | Posted 02.19.2013 | World

By Alexandra Alper CHICHEN ITZA, Mexico (Reuters) - Thousands of mystics, hippies and spiritual wanderers will descend on the ruins of ...

Waiting for the End of the World on the Riviera Maya

Terri Colby | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel
Terri Colby

Here on the Riviera Maya, on the Eve of Destruction, ominous signs of the end of the world are everywhere. Yes, it seems that in this tourist mecca of surf and sand, the Mayan prophesies of the End of Days are being heeded.

The Mayan Apocalypse: It's Showtime

GAIAM TV | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
GAIAM TV

The movie 2012: Science or Superstition gathers many of these cartographers of the mystical -- as well as a few skeptics -- in a fascinating exploration of an impending apocalypse slated to arrive in a handful of days.

LIVEBLOG: End Of The World 2012

Posted 12.21.2012 | World

As Dec. 21, 2012 fast approaches, doomsday-believers around the globe are bracing for what they believe will be the end of the world. A Chinese in...

New Agers Hope Dec. 21 Brings New Era

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 02.19.2013 | World

MERIDA, Mexico — Doomsday hour is here, at least in much of the world, and so still are we. According to legend, the ancient Mayans' long-count...

How The Mayan Calendar Works

Posted 12.19.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 12/19/2012 08:04 AM EST on LiveScience With chatter about the Mayan apocalypse intensif...

Lee Speigel

Don't Worry . . . It's Almost Doomsday

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 12.19.2012 | Weird News

Friday is the end of the world, at least if you believe the mysticism that surrounds the final date of the centuries-old Mayan calendar. Indeed, th...

Russians Fear Mayan Doomsday, Government Assures World Will Not End

Eline Gordts | Posted 12.04.2012 | World

If you're growing increasingly worried the Mayan doomsday is approaching, you're not alone -- and you've likely got a Russian comrade suffering from ...

Recognizing Maya: A World That Doesn't End

Jose Barreiro | Posted 01.27.2013 | Religion
Jose Barreiro

From Yucatan to Honduras and centrally throughout Guatemala, the new scholarship on Maya is a veritable industry. Confounding clarity, popular media culture has run amok with the prophetic day.

Lee Speigel

Facts About Doomsday 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 11.18.2012 | Weird News

Is the world going to end right in the middle of the upcoming holiday season? While that wouldn't be good for retail sales, many people feel that Dec....

Mayan Calendar Expert Decodes December 2012 'Prophecy'

| Posted 07.09.2012 | Science

By Erik Vance It's a bright summer day at the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City. Outside, in the sprawling front plaza rimmed by palm a...