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9 Awesome Honeymoon Trips No One Takes
There isn’t a more exciting time to get away with your special someone than post nuptials. If your wedding is coming up, maybe you’re dreaming about escaping to the flawless, white-sand beaches of the Caribbean, Thailand , or even Greece . We understand; we love the idea of a sunny, tropical,
Beyond the Border
ABC KTRK-TV Houston's Art Rascon reports from Central America on the children fleeing north to the United States.
Mayan Temple Damaged by 'End-of-World' Parties
An ancient stone temple in Guatemala suffered significant damage from “end of the word” party goers earlier this month. Tikal, where the temple is located, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and, according to AFP, “the largest archaeological site and urban center of the Mayan...
NASA Debunks Mayan Apocalypse in YouTube Video
A video released 10 days before the predicted end of days explains why it won't happen.
Oldest Known Maya Calendar Found; No Signs of 2012 Doomsday
Shucks. Maybe we’ll have to keep paying the electric bill after all. Archaeologists, excavating the ninth-century Maya complex of Xultun in Guatemala, say they have found what may have been a workspace for the town’s scribe. Paintings on the walls, they report, appear to include...
End of Mayan World Sped by 'Modest' Climate Change?
Scientists Measure Ancient Rainfall, Say Central America Saw 40 Percent Drop
2012 End-of-the-World Countdown Based on Mayan Calendar Starts Today
The countdown to the apocalypse is on. We’re one year away from Dec. 21, 2012, the date that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar allegedly marked as the end of an era that would reset the date to zero and signal the end of humanity....
Apocalyptic Films Explore 2012 End of World Prediction
The iPhone application Twenty12 counts down the moments until the world's destruction -- just three years, 89 days, 13 hours and 15 minutes until Dec. 21, 2012. That's the date that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar marked as the end of a 5,126-year era, resetting the date to 0 and signaling
'Earth 2100': the Final Century of Civilization?
Planet at Risk: Experts Warn Population Growth, Resource Depletion, Climate Change Could Bring Catastrophe in Next Century