End of the world theories disproved, Australia still exists on Dec. 21, 2012 Folks Down Under send up the good word Emily Senger December 20, 2012 Follow @emily_senger Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 10 [View the story “Australia confirms: Dec. 21, 2012 is not the end of the world” on Storify] Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: mayan calendar Advertisement About this author Emily Senger Macleans.ca editor Emily Senger is a contributing editor. She helped Maclean's win a gold National Magazine Award for Website of the Year. She does most of her contributing from Alberta. Other articles Norman James Kenney, 1951-2016 Anna and Jane McGarrigle's memoir overflows with wit All articles Advertisement Post navigation Previous How big is the Fort McMurray fire? Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.