End of the World

The Privatization Of Space Offers A New Hope For Humanity

Amica Graber | Posted 12.17.2016 | Canada Business
Amica Graber

Considering we have made no significant progress in space travel since the 60s, we could be about to enter a new era of space exploration. Not only will the new space race change the world forever, but the privatization of space technologies could save mankind.

Will the NHL Reach a Deal Before the World Ends?

Andy Juniper | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada
Andy Juniper

In an irony as ripe as weird Uncle Willard's bedside denture jar and nuttier than old Auntie Jean's inedible fruitcake, there are whispers that the National Hockey League and its players union are inching toward an agreement to truncate their age-old lockout, and allow a new season to finally begin... right around the time the world is scheduled to end.

'End Of The World' Party Has 14,000 'Guests'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Kamloops police say they're not worried about a supposed "End of the World" party expected to attract over 14,000 revellers. A party advertised on ...

How To Prepare For Doomsday

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - Don't talk to Bruce Beach about doomsday. He's been preparing for impending disaster for a half-century and has seen apocalyptic agitation ...

Behind the Headlines: Our World Could End, Just Not in One Day

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Conspiracy theorists say the world will actually end on the darkest day, the winter solstice, December 21, 2012. So, like, next week, we could be toast. There are a number of ways in which the world as we know it could end, not with a bang or with a whimper.

Australia PM: Mayans Were Right

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada

Does Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard know something we don't? Gillard jokes in a YouTube clip about how the Mayans were right and how the ...

LOOK: Are Calgary Sunrises The First Sign Of The Apocalypse?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Alberta

According to Mayan prophecy, the world is scheduled to end in just over two weeks (Dec. 21.) But looking up at Calgary skies this week, we're guessing...

End Of The World Not So Nigh?

CBC | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada

It may be a long way off, but there's no doubt about it: our galaxy is heading for an epic mash-up with the neighbouring galaxy Andromeda. ...

Meet Mr. Doomsday

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada

Mark your calendars. It's going to be a busy year for end-of-the-world aficionados, now that Jose De Jesus Miranda has weighed in. The U.S.-bas...

End of the World: Will Humans Ruin the Earth? Have Faith

Jordon Froese | Posted 08.18.2011 | Canada
Jordon Froese

Being Canadian, my country is An Inconvenient Proof; with King Harpernicus now at the center of our little corner of the universe if we can dig it, cut it, drain it and ship it, we will.