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What are the advantages and disadvantages of science and technology in life span?

Asked by Good Citizen, 22 Mar '09 01:31 pm
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ADVANTAGES - Science has brought about several outstanding advantages to mankind. The vast improvements made in the field of medicine have served to lengthen our life expectancy and to reduce the rate of infant mortality. The discovery of mechanization, better seeds, better techniques of irrigation and pest control, has worked to increase productivity levels on farms. In transportation, railway, modern ocean liner, jet plane, and motor vehicle have made our lives more comfortable and provided great possibilities for modern commercial development and industrialization. The invention of the computer has assisted the process of calculation in laboratories.

DISADVANTAGES - science has been responsible for pollution and has given us the nuclear bomb which threatens our very existence. [But in this also the fault lies not with science, but rather with mans intention to misuse the discoveries of science. Science is not inherently good or evil. It is a way to acquire knowledge systematicall ...more
Answered by Krishnakumar G. Nair, 22 Mar '09 10:37 pm

 
  
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Science and inventions are a and we must always use it and not misuse it
Answered by krish, 23 Mar '09 09:23 am

 
  
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Very bad question u should know the answer.
Answered by Satish Tanavade, 23 Feb '11 10:01 pm

 
  
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We used to think that science has been a tremendous help to us, but for every benefit that we obtain, we are presented with new problems. So, should the knowledge of science be developed?
By discovering the secret of science, scientists are able to create something which can improve the quality of our lives immeasurably; for example, computers, telephones, televisions, airplanes and the list goes on. With the discovery of these inventions, men can fulfill their aspirations much more easily. Take for instance space exploration. Space exploration is unheard of in our forefathers time. But in todays world everything is possible.
Science is mans only hope against diseases. Without the inventions of science and the unending efforts of scientists, many sickness and diseases like malaria, diabetes, hepatitis and many others which were considered as incurable sicknesses and diseases in the past would never be conquered. Countless drugs and medications have been made to tackle those sicknesse ...more
Answered by vijay kumar, 29 Jun '10 04:40 pm

 
  
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