The end of the Mayan calendar occurs in 2012 -- at least, the end of an important cycle in the Mayan calendar. What will happen in December 2012? Natural disasters? Unnatural disasters? Will the world end?
Here's a selection of websites that go over 2012 predictions and prophecies. I attempted to include only the most informative sites (believe me, there are some... questionable ones out there). In the end, we probably won't know the truth until December 2012 actually rolls around. But whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or a little bit of both, you'll find these 2012 predictions interesting to peruse.
This ABC News article covers the 2012 uproar objectively... and compellingly.
A skeptic turns believer in this info-packed piece, which includes a detailed description of the Mayan calendar, as well as scientific 2012 predictions.
Universe Today's article on the 2012 end of the Mayan calendar is extremely informative.
A collection of links pertaining to 2012 predictions.
An extensive, yet rather less skeptic look at the end of the Mayan calendar and prophecies for 1012. Check out the rotating "celebrity believers" in the upper left corner.
If you can overlook the formatting, this site explains why the Mayan calendar doesn't actually end in 2012.
I don't necessarily condone buying the supplies sold by this site (although being prepared for disasters doesn't hurt) but the links on the left are very informative.