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?
Michael J. Neufeld
Michael J. Neufeld is the chair of the Space History Division at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. His new book, Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War, is forthcoming with Alfred A. Knopf in September.