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Doomsday clock - 100 ticks away from midnight


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Greenhouse gas emission or nuclear weapons are predicted to bring upon the end of the world.

Presence of nuclear weapons means that they will be used one day by accident or intentionally.

Treaties between countries on nuclear weapons are falling apart.

Climate worsens as some stubborn countries don’t want to curb their greenhouse gas emission.

Global warming will intensify extreme weather, exacerbate poverty and global unrest.

Cyber-enabled disinformation campaigns undermines public’s ability to sort out truths and lies.

Too close to our own end and still we are not doing enough to prevent it

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