Current Doomsday Clock Time
Official Time Of The Doomsday ClockThe Doomsday Clock was started in 1947, due to the threat of nuclear warfare. It appeared on the Bulletin for the first time, then went from newsletter form to magazine.
The clock's time was originally set to seven minutes to midnight and the Bulletin informed the world of the urgency and dangers of the new threat the world faced of nuclear warfare and advanced weaponry.
2 Minutes To MidnightJanuary, 2018: For the first time since 1953 the Doomsday clock has been set to 2 minutes to midnight due to the looming nuclear threat and climate threats.