The disconcerting change reflects the current situation in Ukraine and the increased risk of global annihilation.
The symbolic clock has remained at the same ominous position now for three years in a row.
The latest update to the symbolic clock shows that there hasn't been much improvement over the last 12 months.
Two theoretical physicists believe that there is a 90% chance that civilization will collapse within 40 years.
A controversial new theory going around on social media suggests that the Mayan doomsday is actually this year.
According to the latest movement of the symbolic clock, the state of our world has gone from bad to worse.
An aircraft designed to survive a nuclear apocalypse recently suffered a rather unfortunate mishap.
The possibility of a world-ending disaster does not appear to have abated any over the last twelve months.
Next month's spectacular blood moon will not bring about the end of days, despite the usual doom-mongering.
Warnings of another end of the world scenario involving the planet Nibiru have been doing the rounds this week.
Rather than ramming or nuking a large space rock, scientists have suggested simply covering it in paint.
The most recent consignment to arrive at the facility has brought its total number of deposits up to 1,059,646.
The possibility of nuclear war has pushed the Doomsday Clock one more step closer to midnight.
Astrophysicist David Morrison has been repeatedly explaining to people that Nibiru doesn't exist for years.
The man behind this month's doomsday prophecy has pushed the apocalypse back another few weeks.
Rumors of another apocalyptic collision with the mythical planet Nibiru have been circulating the Internet.
Norway's Svalbard Global Seed Vault has been breached by water flooding in through the entrance.
A new facility for archiving some of the world's most important documents has opened in the Arctic.
Scientists have moved the minute hand of the Doomsday Clock to two-and-a-half minutes to midnight.
Dr Fergus Simpson maintains that humanity has a 13% chance of going extinct before the century is out.