In a slow period today my coworker mentioned that the world will end in 2012. Being curious, I decided to research a little to see what it's all about. Googling these things is worthless, so I stuck to wikipedia. Interesting stuff. I generally am doubtful of apocalyptic predictions, but I have an open mind. I'm going to talk to him about this tomorrow at work... end of civilization eschatology ultimate fate of the universe 2012 The only think I'm actually worried about is the olduvai theory, which, after a year of studying environmental science, is all too realistic.