The End: A journey through America’s doomsday obsession

Featuring the gorgeous illustrations of Katie Scott.

America has always been preoccupied with The End, and the 2012 Phenomenon is just the latest example. As the Mayan Long Count calendar runs its course, The Verge invites you on a journey through the United States, where we’ll meet a cross-section of Americans with their own dire prophecies. Will you heed their warnings?