No one knows exactly what will happen on Dec. 21, 2012 — the day that the Mayan calendar runs out — but it's safe to say there will be a lot of hype regarding what might happen. And a lot of people could make big bucks by
Today marks exactly one year until December 21, 2012, aka the day the world will end. At least, that's the last day on the Mayan Long Count Calendar, which was created a gazillion years ago. People say that means the apocalypse cometh.
Only 52 weeks  are left before Dec. 21, 2012, when some believe the Maya predicted the end of the world. Unlike enthusiasts of other doomsday theories who suggest putting together survival kits, southeastern Mexico, the
What the Mayans were really saying – plus December solstice 2011 – on your 22 minutes of science and music.
Each year, the winter solstice usually occurs on December 21 to 23. Next year, the winter solstice will take place on a date dubbed doomsday. December 21, 2012 has long been associated with doomsday thanks to the Mayan Long Count calendar.