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Sunday 4 June 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# End of the World

All time
# bit of snow
There were absolute scenes in shops across Ireland today as people queued for supplies
Dammit we need more milk.
# Situation Room
How would you deal with a deadly crisis? This exhibit aims to test your limits
You’ll lose friends, ostracise your family and learn a lot about yourself at the Science Gallery’s latest installment.
# End of the World
This is apparently the video CNN will play when the world ends
It’s bonkers.
# apocalypse now?
Guardian reader's letter poses VERY good question
We wonder how long the writer was planning this doozy.
# End of the World
R.E.M. cover tells the story of Breaking Bad from start to finish (SPOILERS)
It’s the end of Breaking Bad as we know it.
# End of the World
9 things Irish people love being melodramatic about...
…in addition to the weather.
# nopocalypse
End of the world confessions... what would yours be?
Was it you who let the dogs out?
# doomsday
French police arrest men with machetes at 'doomsday' village
Some believe the Pic de Bugarach mountain will open on the last day… and aliens will emerge with spaceships to save nearby humans.
# end of days
12 possible causes of the Irish End Of The World
‘Someone did indeed leave the immersion on.’
# ashopalypse now
Retail Event of the Day
Only 10 per cent off?
# I feel fine
The world hasn't ended in New Zealand anyway
Here’s some proof…
# Your Say
Poll: Are you a little bit worried about the world ending tomorrow?
Now be honest… has all this talk of Mayan predictions and the end of the world freaked you out?
# China
China detains 500-plus people for doomsday rumours
Police seized leaflets, video discs, books and other materials as they made arrests across eight provinces and regions.
# mythbusters
Explainer: Why the world isn’t going to end – an astronomer reveals all
Worried about solar flares? The Mayan calendar? The planet Nibiru? Astronomer Conor Farrell answers all your wildest questions.
# No rapture
Preacher gives up predicting apocalypse after two failed attempts
Harold Camping sparked panic among his followers when he forecast the end of the world last year.
# doomsday
Good news: The world isn't going to end this year*
*According to a council of Afro-Cuban priests, anyway…
# End of the World
Astronomy Ireland lecture asks: what happens when the Sun dies?
Longing for a lecture on how your home planet is going to be consumed by a fiery ball of apocalyptic hell? Well, you’re in luck…
# apocalypse now?
Doomsday is when, again? The world will end in 2012, 2023, 2026…
…Take your pick of apocalyptic deadlines as prophesied and theorised by various groups, clerics and writers.
# apocalypse now?
Hooray! If you're reading this the world hasn't ended
Predictions that the world would end today with the coming of ‘the Rapture’ seem to have been miscalculated. Unless I’m typing this in the afterlife.
# Rapture
Are you ready for the end of the world? It's tomorrow, according to this man
Thousands of followers of fringe US Christian figure Harold Camping have packed their bags for heaven tomorrow – but it’s not good news for the rest of us.