There's something extremely terrifying brewing right now. The media has mostly turned a blind eye to it, even though it should be splattered across the front page of every newspaper. In fact, what's happening now could completely change the world in ways we can't imagine.

In September 2016 North Korea conducted its fifth and most powerful nuclear test in a decade. The Asian country's aggressive talk and regular missile and nuclear tests has the world on watch. Bloomberg QuickTake Looks at what's driving North Korea's nuclear threats.