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?
Tom M. L. Wigley
Wigley is a senior scientist in the Climate and Global Dynamics Division at the National Center for Atmospheric Research. His expertise is in climate impacts, paleoclimatology and climate modeling, sea-level rise, and the carbon cycle. He contributed to multiple assessments of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and coedited Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change.