• 100 seconds to midnight: Why we're closer to Doomsday than ever

    1 month ago - By The Next Web

    The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, a non-profit group dedicated to monitoring the potential for global catastrophe, last night set the Doomsday Clock forward. We're now 100 seconds away from midnight. As Douglas Adams was fond of writing: don't panic. This doesn't literally mean we'll all be dead in the next minute-and-a-half. As the Bulletin puts it: The Doomsday Clock is a design that warns the public about how close we are to destroying our world with dangerous technologies of our own making. It is a metaphor, a reminder of the perils we must address if we are to survive on...
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  • Doomsday Clock ticks 20 seconds closer to world apocalypse - CNET

    Doomsday Clock ticks 20 seconds closer to world apocalypse - CNET

    1 month ago - By CNET

    It's 100 seconds to midnight.
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  • The Doomsday Clock is now at 100 seconds to midnight

    The Doomsday Clock is now at 100 seconds to midnight

    1 month ago - By The Verge

    Humanity is now 100 seconds away from the apocalypse, according to the Doomsday Clock, which was updated today. That's 20 metaphorical seconds closer to the moment humans destroy the planet, at least according to a group of scientists who keep track of the many ways humanity might bring about its own end.
    it's the closest humans have been to the end of days
    This is the closest humans have been to the end of days - aka midnight - according to the nonprofit Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.The Bulletin's science and security board convened in November to decide what time to set the clock...
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