TITLE

The people's Clock

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of the Doomsday Clock on the outlook of political leaders, songwriters, and novelists on the recent international tension. Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev have considered the clock's iconic power as a description of the world's environmental crisis in 2006. Artists such as Iron Maiden, The Who, and Bright Eyes have used the Clock as reference to create some of their songs. Novelists Alan Moore, Helen McCloy, and Piers Anthony also uses the clock as a theme throughout their literary works.
ACCESSION #
24103387

 

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