Tag Archives: 2012

A Mayan Masquerade

Why The World Didn’t End Yesterday

Does anyone know how to get a refund on a $2 million underground bunker? Oh.

Apocalypse 2012: Eyes Of Majora

December 20, 2012 Entertainment

“I went to great lengths to get that legendary mask. When I finally had it…I could sense the doom of a dark omen brewing. It was that unwelcome feeling that makes your hair stand on end.” – The Happy Mask Salesman Oh, we don’t have much time, now.

Chichen Itza Ball Court

Archeologists Determine Purpose Of “Watchtower-Style Structures” At Chichen Itza

October 7, 2012 Ancient Mysteries

Archeologists at Chichen Itza in Mexico have determined the original purpose of previously discovered “watchtower-style structures.” It’s believed the Maya people used these structures, which were located atop the walls of the ceremonial ball court, to calculate equinoxes and solstices. To determine their ancient functions, archeologists actually reconstructed the watchtower-like ...

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Ends Of The World: Rogue Planets

August 7, 2012 Space

Have you heard of Planet X? Some call it Nibiru, others the red planet Hercolubus, or simply the Destroyer of Worlds. All are said to be rogue planets that will one day, perhaps soon, crash into Earth and annihilate all life on the planet. In fact, many believe Nibiru will ...