BBC, 8 July 2011:
French village of Bugarach spooked by doomsday cults
By Chris Bockman
According to an ancient Mayan calendar, at some point towards the end of 2012, the world will come to an end. It is not clear how that will happen, but apparently humanity does not stand a chance - except for those who seek shelter in the area surrounding Bugarach.
Just 200 people live there all year round, but doomsday believers and spiritual groups are convinced the village has magical powers, thanks to the local mountain - the Pic de Bugarach. ...