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USA: 'Doomsday Clock' moves closer to midnight than ever amid nuclear tensions, climate crisis00:23

USA: 'Doomsday Clock' moves closer to midnight than ever amid nuclear tensions, climate crisis

United States, Chicago
January 24, 2023 at 16:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

The ‘Doomsday Clock’, symbolising the perils of humanity, was moved to 90 seconds in Chicago on Tuesday, the closest to midnight it’s ever been as the world is going unprecedented climate crisis and increasing nuclear tensions.

The clock is meant to portray a judgement of leading scientists and Nobel laureates about the perils of humanity.

USA: 'Doomsday Clock' moves closer to midnight than ever amid nuclear tensions, climate crisis00:23
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The ‘Doomsday Clock’, symbolising the perils of humanity, was moved to 90 seconds in Chicago on Tuesday, the closest to midnight it’s ever been as the world is going unprecedented climate crisis and increasing nuclear tensions.

The clock is meant to portray a judgement of leading scientists and Nobel laureates about the perils of humanity.