The Sky Is Falling

by Kiko Matsing

At least nine incidents of mass animal deaths across the globe (

The Mayan calendar marks the end of its 5,126-year cycle on December 12, 2012. On that winter solstice, the sun will be aligned with the center of the Milky Way for the first time in 26,000 years. (USA Today)

Is this the beginning of the end?


Thousands of herring-type fish dead along Chicago lakefront (Reuters)