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Calgarians get ready for the 'end of the world'

While experts agree the world won't end on Dec. 21, CBC reporter Colleen Underwood says some Calgarians are stocking up on supplies while others are just using the hype as a reason to party.

The ancient Mayan civilization marked Dec. 21 as the last day of a 5,125-year cycle

While some are stocking up, others are just using the hype around Dec. 21 as a reason to party. 3:04

It's less than 24 hours until we find out exactly what will happen when the Mayan calendar ends.

The ancient civilization marked Dec. 21, 2012, as the last day of a 5,125-year cycle.

While experts agree the world won't end, CBC reporter Colleen Underwood says some Calgarians are stocking up on supplies while others are just using the hype as a reason to party.

  • Watch the video above to see how Calgarians are preparing for the "end of the world."