All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘end of the world’

The End Of The World: Franco, Rogen Team Up Again

As millions of people huddled in their homes last night, waiting for the end of days to finally arrive, Seth Rogen and James Franco were preparing for a media blitz for their next film, “This Is The End”. Fitting, but a little late. The film doesn’t debut until next summer, but the trailers are being released now for obvious reasons. …

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End of the World Prank Warns of Impending Tsunami

A tsunami just hit New York. Yeah, New York! We gotta get outta here! If someone had (rather convincingly) told you that in a shocked and terrified voice yesterday afternoon, what would have been your reaction? Would you have believed them, knowing that the end times were probably nigh? Would you have checked Facebook, just to see if anyone else …

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How You Can Survive A Robopocalypse [Video]

(image) Zombies? Fake. Vampires? Not real either. There is one science fiction scenario that could take place one day: killer robots like Cylons or Skynet. Humans for years have been tinkering with the idea of true artificial intelligence, but if you had a robot who was self aware, would he see humanity as a threat? Nearly every single science fiction …

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Will The World End In 2012? Google Still Has No Official Position

Let’s assume that Matt Cutts speaks for all of Google. Ok, assumed. And as it turns out, you still shouldn’t look to Google for any predictions involving the apocalypse. Back in March of 2010, the possibility of the world coming to an end in 2012 was already a buzzed-about topic. So much so, that it even slipped its way into …

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The Apocalypse Isn’t Happening Anytime Soon [Infographic]

We got word today that a bunch of new agers are climbing a mountain in France. They’re doing this to communicate with aliens who will save them from extinction when the world ends on December 21, 2012. It turns out they’re not all that unique as we are obsessed with the end of the world. An awesome infographic from My …

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NASA Reassures Us The World Is Not Ending

Francis Reddy of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center would like to remind us that the world will not come to an end in 2012 as the Mayan calendar suggests. There will be several cosmic phenomenon taking place throughout 2012, but none of them are a reason not to pay your taxes or to construct an underground bomb shelter. Reddy addresses …

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