I'm Confused - Is The World Ending On 23 September (Again?)

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK

According to a tranche of ominous headlines in the press recently, you may be spending this Saturday wrestling with more than just your hangover. Whil...

The Doomsday Clock Is As Close To Global Catastrophe As It Was During The Cold War

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK Tech

The 'Doomsday Clock' has been considered since 1945 as the scientific indicator for how close humanity is to global catastrophe. Well we've got some b...

The World Is Going To End Within 7 Years, Says Newspaper That Often Predicts Apocalypse

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK

The Daily Express has issued a doomsday warning over a terrifying religious prophecy which claims the Rapture will occur before 2021. Despite the f...

Extinction-Level Super Volcano Growing In The Pacific, Unfortunately

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Tech

Bad news, everyone - you have another near-certain world-ending catastrophe to look forward to. Scientists have confirmed that two continent-sized ...

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'...

Stamping on a Three-Year-Old Child's Toy Unicorn is just Healthy Skepticism

Chris Wickett | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Comedy
Chris Wickett

I know what you're thinking. Forget these idiots. But I cannot let lie accusations that I am somehow joyless. The universe deserves the truth: that science and skepticism offer a magic and happiness more profound than any unicorn ever could.

Nasa: 'The World Will Probably Not End On 21 December 2012'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa has publicly insisted that the supposed apocalypse, theorised to occur on 21 December 2012, will not take place. Conspiracy theorists, interne...

Apocalypse Soon!

Dylan Evans | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK
Dylan Evans

Religious nutcases are always issuing dire warnings about the end of the world, but when a group of highly respected scientists does so, we should probably sit up and listen. On 10 January the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists moved the Doomsday Clock one minute closer to midnight.