Doomsday Clock

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PerryScope By Perry Diaz In 1914, more than a century ago, the German Army was advancing into French territory along a 27-mile stretch of land known as the “Western Front.” The French and the British armies were fiercely defending French territory in trenches along a 200-foot narrow strip called “No Man’s Land” that separates them from the Germans who were dug in on the other Read More …

Doomsday Clock

PerryScope By Perry Diaz Every year since 1947 in the month of January, members of the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists meet to perform an annual ritual of setting the time on the “Doomsday Clock.” It is a mechanism designed to warn the world of how close we are to doomsday; the closer the clock moved to midnight, the Read More …

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PerryScope By Perry Diaz After the much ballyhooed “Doomsday” predicted in the Mayan calendar came and passed last December 21, 2012, many people believe that the end of the world as we knew it had indeed happened and that a new world has begun with a fresh lease on life. Yes, 2013 would be a challenging year considering what the world went through during the Read More …