Tag Archives: Clocks

21Aug/17

Hundreds gather to witness Britain’s Big Ben fall silent

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (AUGUST 21, 2017) (REUTERS) – The “Big Ben” bell in the British parliament’s famous clock tower tolled for the last time on Monday (August 21, 2017) before it ceased its regular bongs for four years while renovation work is carried out.
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26Jan/16

Doomsday Clock remains at three minutes to midnight

Scientists who maintain the Doomsday Clock, a symbolic countdown to global catastrophe, keep the clock at three minutes to midnight.

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