The Doomsday Clock is an internationally recognized design that conveys how close we are to destroying our civilization with dangerous technologies of our own making. First and foremost among these are nuclear weapons, but the dangers include climate-changing technologies, emerging... Read More
Hype about the burgeoning future of nuclear power is rampant, but the facts tell
a different story. The nuclear power industry is in a state of global
decline–a situation that isn't going to change in the
Shortly before his death on August 31, Joseph Rotblat, one of the Bulletin's original (and brightest) guiding lights, graciously penned the following letter to the editor. His unwavering voice for peace will be deeply missed.
The Doomsday Clock has been many things to many people, but never the centerpiece of a quilt. Until now. Pam Collings, a member of the Sinnissippi Quilters Guild in Rockford, Illinois, featured the Clock as part of a project to interpret a public symbol using only black, white, and one other color.