What is the fear of the end of the world called?
Any fear or phobia that involves the end of the world is classified as a doomsday phobia.
While there is no official medical term for the condition, one might very well call it apocalyptophobia, or fear of the Apocalypse.
Although there are lots of people who fear that the world is going to end soon, there are very few who think that the world is ending. It obviously hasn't ended yet; you and & are still here, participating in this web site. In case you are worried about that Mayan calendar rumor, have no fear. The world is not actually scheduled to end in 2012. It will have lots of problems, but it won't…