2012 Mayan Calendar

Why Is the Ancient Mayan Prophecy That Today Is the End of the World So Popular?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

If there is a recurrent pattern through history of believing in imminent apocalypse, does this begin to reveal more about our psychology? 'Apocalypticism' appears linked to certain religious and personality outlooks.

LISTEN: End Of The World Playlist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK Comedy

So we've come to the end of the road. It's the final countdown. It's all over now... baby blue. Yes, kids, the Mayan apocalypse is upon us, and it'...

Mayan Apocalypse LIVE BLOG: Is It The Apocalypse Yet?

Posted 20.12.2012 | UK

With everyone asking the simple question 'Is It The Apocalypse Yet?' we thought it would be appropriate to live blog the final hours of human life on ...

Gangnam Doom: Psy's Hit Heralds End Of The World Prophecy

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

Sooooo....according to those fun-loving Mayans, the world is going to end on 21 December 2012. Yeah thanks guys, we don't even get to open our Christm...

The Mayan Prophecy: Fact Or Bo***cks?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

According to the Mayans, the world will end on 21 December 2012. But what else did these prescient primitives predict for the run-up to Christmas? ...

Peruvian Shamans Implore Sprits To Save World From 2012 Apocalypse

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.02.2012 | Home

Shamans in Peru have conducted ceremonies imploring the spirits to save the world from apocalypse. The rituals were conducted on Thursday in Lima, ...