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?
Neal Lane is the Malcolm Gillis University Professor at Rice University and a senior fellow of the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy. Lane was director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy from 1998 to 2001.