Mayan Calendar: Is Doomsday Around the Corner?

By Alicia Dennis on
With May 21, 2011 just around the corner, people are starting to get curious about the many doomsday prophecies that have been popularized over the years. May 21 is, of course, the date that one bizarrely well-funded Christian group believes is Judgment Day, when the souls of true believers will be raptured into heaven.Thanks to the horrible film 2012, however, many believe that the Mayan calendar predicted the end of civilization as we know it on December 21, 2012. However, there doesn't...Read Full Story

Doomsday Clock To Be Moved Thursday

By Deena Bustillo on
2010-01-12T14:09:47 The Doomsday Clock, which "measures" how far the world is to global disaster, will be moved Thursday by the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, who maintain the symbolic clock face. No one knows whether the clock will move closer to midnight (destruction) or not. The clock is currently set to 5 minutes before midnight. The Doomsday Clock is a symbolic clock face that was created in 1947 by the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists at the University of Chicago. It uses the idea of...Read Full Story

Doomsday Clock Moving

By Deena Bustillo on
The Doomsday Clock, which "measures" how far the world is to global disaster, will be moved Thursday by the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, who maintain the symbolic clock face. No one knows whether the clock will move closer to midnight (destruction) or not. The clock is currently set to 5 minutes before midnight. The Doomsday Clock is a symbolic clock face that was created in 1947 by the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists at the University of Chicago. It uses the idea of "minutes to midnight...Read Full Story