2018 Doomsday Clock, It is 2 minutes to midnight

Full Statement It is now two minutes to midnight 2018 Doomsday Clock Statement Science and Security Board Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Editor, John Mecklin Statement from the President and CEO The year just past proved perilous and chaotic, a year in which many of the risks foreshadowed in our last Clock statement came into…

IT IS TWO AND A HALF MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

IT IS TWO AND A HALF MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT DoomsdayClock For the last two years, the minute hand of the Doomsday Clock stayed set at three minutes before the hour, the closest it had been to midnight since the early 1980s. In its two most recent annual announcements on the Clock, the Science and Security…