In Other News

Articles and Videos from Other Outlets and News Sources

    From the New York Times:

- How Detroit Became the World Capital of Staring at Abandoned Old Buildings

- A fully underwater New York?

- In Panicky Russia, It’s Official: End of World Is Not Near

- Apocalypse Fairly Soon

- The Worst Thing About an Apocalypse? Surviving It

- Building a Better Apocalypse

    From CNN:

- CNN and Zombie Science

- Doomsday church: Still open for business

- Fighting the End of the World with Social Networking and Virtual Capes

- It’s NOT the end of the world as we know it

- Zombie apocalypse’ trending as bad news spreads quickly

    From the Huffington Post:

- Hotels Fit For The End Of The World (PHOTOS)

- End Of World 2012: Mayan Apocalypse Rumors Put Children & Teens At Risk, NASA Scientists Warn

- U.S. Government: Apocalypse Not Destroying The World In 2012, So Stop Scaring The Kids

- Did the Mayans Predict the Fiscal Cliff?

- Mayans Never Predicted World To End In 2012?

- Recognizing Maya: A World That Doesn’t End

    From TIME:

- Top 10 End-of-the-World Prophecies

- Safe Haven from the Mayan Apocalypse? Sorry, We’re Closed

- Top 10 Failed Predictions

    From FOX News:

- Experts meet to discuss Maya calendar, debunk end-of-world stories

- Cashing in on the ‘end of the world’ tourism

- It’s the End of the World: 8 Potential Armageddons

    From Other Sources:

- Lots of links to stories by CNBC in their section called Apocalypse 2012

- From WIRED: Apocalypse Not: Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Worry About End Times

- A VERY cool interactive piece from Scientific American about 12 events that could drastically change our planet: Click Here!

- From The Guardian: The end of the world – an eternal scare story

- NASA’s FAQ: Beyond 2012: Why the World Won’t End

- From The Raw Story: CDC denies rumors of zombie apocalypse



1. Commercial for the new season of National Geographic’s show, Doomsday Preppers:

2. Interesting compilation video of natural disasters in 2011.

3. Cool video animation of what the world could look it/experience if the asteroid “Apophis” hit Earth.