Doomwatching

Avian flu, terrorism, fuel shortages, even asteroid strikes - these are some of the threats which drive the growing business of emergency planning. But are the dangers being exaggerated while we live in an increasingly safe world? Max Cotton explores the psychology of the doomwatchers - those whose career is devoted to thinking up the worst that can happen.

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