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The end is nigh 'Doomsday Clock' ticks closer to midnight

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By Christopher Cummins with Agencies
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The end is nigh 'Doomsday Clock' ticks closer to midnight
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Scientists and scholars have moved the hands of the ‘Doomsday Clock”:http://thebulletin.org/overview, ‘ a symbolic countdown to the end of the world, to two and a half minutes to midnight.

Every year the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists that set the clock decideds whether the year gone by has pushed humanity closer to destruction.

The time is now the closet to midnight it has been since 1953, the year the first hydrogen bomb was tested.