Nuclear Doomsday Clock set at 5 Minutes to Midnight
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The Science and Security Board of the US-based Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has warned UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon that the hand of the Bulletin's symbolic Doomsday Clock still remains at five minutes to midnight because "the risk of civilization-threatening technological catastrophe remains high." Read more: http://voiceofrussia.com/news/2014_01_15/Ready-for-global-disaster-Scien... How to survive nuclear attack: researcher calculates best fallout shelter strategy http://voiceofrussia.com/news/2014_01_15/How-to-survive-nuclear-attack-r... The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists is a nontechnical online magazine that covers global security and public policy issues related to the dangers posed by nuclear and other weapons of mass destruction, climate change and emerging technologies. It has been published continuously since 1945, when it was founded by former Manhattan Project physicists after the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists of Chicago. The Bulletin's primary aim is to inform the public about nuclear policy debates while advocating for the international control of nuclear weapons http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulletin_of_the_Atomic_Scientists Music credits: Andrew Scott Foust - "Abandoned" FAIR USE STATEMENT This site may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in an effort to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. we believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.