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Doomsday Clock says we're the closest we've been to apocalypse. We need to move faster. (www.usatoday.com)

TLDR; Summary

  • The Doomsday Clock is set at 90 seconds to midnight, the closest it has ever been to apocalypse.
  • Experts see this as a moment of acute danger but also see hope.
  • Climate crisis is worsening, but clean-energy transition is gaining momentum.
  • Rapid advances in artificial intelligence raise concerns about misinformation, bioresearch, and military systems.
  • Efforts are being made to regulate AI and pathogen research, but more needs to be done.
  • Nuclear risks are increasing with hot spots like Ukraine, Gaza, Iran, India-Pakistan, and North Korea.
  • Efforts are being made to reduce nuclear risks, but more diplomatic efforts and creative solutions are needed.
  • Innovation, political leadership, and public support are necessary to address these challenges and move the Doomsday Clock away from midnight.