Mayans

Why Guatemala Should Be On Your Holiday Radar

Chloe Gunning | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

I've been travelling for almost two months and have spent the last week exploring the beautiful country of Guatemala in Central America. I didn't know what to expect. I'd heard it was a dangerous country, and I would need to have my wits about me to stay safe. It's also a poor country.

Five Conspiracy Theories for the Panicky and Frustrated

Ed O'Meara | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

As well as Candy Crush, nudie ladies and stalking, the internet also helps bewildering people talk authoratively about stuff they've just made up. I examine five of the internet's greatest conspiracy theories and finally attempts to answer the question that humankind has struggled with since time you can't remember.

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.

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 ...

Stockpiling, Arrests & Luxury Bunkers: Here Comes The Mayan Apocalypse

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

So, three days to go til the end of the world, right? Well that's if you're counting down on your novelty Mayan advent calendar. (What's behind De...

It's the End of the World as We Know It... A Guide to 21 December 2012 for Mere Mortals...

Alice Grist | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Alice Grist

I say we make December 21st our time to get real, get fabulous and start changing things for the better, get soulful, get spiritualized, one thought at a time.

WATCH: Julia Gillard's End Of World Announcement

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Wow. We're not sure how to react to this... other than to stock up on tinned goods, tell our family and friends how much we love them, and get in our ...

Planet Appetite: El Salvador, Central America - Small But Perfectly Formed

Rupert Parker | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

In El Salvador they say the country is so tiny that nothing is more than 40 minutes away. Whether it's volcano, beach or capital city, all are close - it's just the traffic around San Salvador that might hold you up

Planet Appetite: Mayan Ruins and Tropical Beaches in Honduras, Central America

Rupert Parker | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Honduras is very much off the beaten tourist track yet it boasts fantastic Mayan sculptures at Copan and the lush tropical island of Roatan.

'End Of The World Not In 2012' According To Decoded Mayan Tablet

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Good news, everyone! The end of the world won't take place in 2012. Hooray! Sven Gronemeyer of Australia's La Trobe University says that his interp...