Be Your Own Best Friend When Preparing for the End of the World

apocalypse, world's end, survival

I write about apocalyptic situations, so why not be ready for them as well? In the process, I learn I really can rely on myself.

Vegetarian Zombies?

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Would zombies still be scary if they didn’t eat people?

5 Reasons to See the Truth of the Situation We Are In


Mike Sliwa believes the story we tell ourselves about ourselves is a story worth forgetting.

Slaves and Robots

R2-D2 from Star Wars

If we invent a machine with a personality and desires, does it deserve freedom?

Alternate Endings to 2012


If the world had ended this year, it might have gone something like this.

Wishing You a Happy End of the World


What if we woke up this morning and everyone saw the world differently?

The Perpetual Temptation of the End of the World


You ever wonder why we keep on predicting apocalypses even though they never come true?

Open Thread: Is the World Going to End on 12/21/2012?

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Is it really the end?

Bad Luck Ends the World: Poems by Seth Abramson

photo by mikelehen

Boys toeing candied heads / beneath their boots, / rolling them back one step on the macadam / and then forward. Back two steps / and then forward. You grinning Apocalypse, / all this is yours

Science: Researchers Teach Robots To Make Their Own Tools, Mayhem Surely Follows Soon


Scientists give this Promethean concept to mechanical citizens of the world. What could go wrong?

For The Love of Zombies


Whatever ills you see in society, or perhaps your self, can be personified in zombies.

Comics: Prominent Black Super Villains? Maybe not … [@blacknerds]

Having a chat about who is and who isn’t a credible threat for … well, anybody in mainstream comics.

News: In Case You Missed It … (our November 6th webcast)

A summary of news items from our webcast It’s Komplicated on the Geekweek Network.

The Doomsday Publicist


Meet Tom Evans, the media rep for the May 21 apocalypse.

The 10 at 10: January 11


Auburn wins the BCS title, DADT repeal is causing the apocalypse, and a chastity belt for men: the 10 at 10.

Abraham Link-oln


Here are the best links of the week, sponsored by Honest Abe.