4 Odd Behaviors of the Human Species

They say that everyone is different in some way. Our experiences and environments shape the kind of person we become throughout our lives. We develop tastes for specific foods, preferences for specific entertainments, and build belief structures based on what we were taught as we developed. But what about some…

How People Around the World Are Preparing for the ‘2012 Apocalypse’

Anxiety began to spread around the world from the moment the information about the Mayan calendar ending on December 21, 2012, appeared on television and the Internet. A great number of religious and superstitious people all over the world seem to have taken this 2012 apocalypse prophecy seriously. Zombie Apocalypse?…

The CERN Experiment & Other Things ‘Blamed’ for a Possible End of the World

A surprising number of people seem to take the rumors about the coming end of the world in December 2012 seriously. Let's explore a few things that, according to superstitious people, could cause it. The CERN Experiment in 2012 This year, CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research) starts another series…

5 reasons not to worry about what will happen on December 21, 2012

December 21People who love all kinds of conspiracy theories and who believe that the heads of government, along with the senior officials and the richest people of the world, know something that “mere mortals” do not know, worry in particular about what will happen on December 21, 2012, states British psychologist Steven Blackburn. (more…)