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
Do you think the hands of the Doomsday Clock should be closer to or farther from midnight?
David R. Marples
David R. Marples is professor of history at the University of Alberta. He is the author of two books and numerous articles on Chernobyl and co-editor of Nuclear Energy and Security in the Former Soviet Union (1997).