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Has technology accelerated human evolution?

my question is based on my observations of events that have happened in my own lifetime,we went from conventional warfare to atomic bombs ,we went from party line telephones to blue tooth, we went from the encyclopedia to ipads,we went from maps to gps,we went from libraries to kindle,we went from Sunday dinner to Mc Donalds,we went from radio to 50"flat screen 3d television,skype,electric cars,and we put a man on the moon.All of this in one life time.what use to take millions of years to happen,. is now happening in generations.I watch little kids walking towards doors they dont stop because they know its going to open,young children using computers to write and draw.I guess my question is,am I right in thinking that human evolution is accelerating.


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    Jul 21 2012: Technology for Me, increased Dependence....We are So much Dependent to technology these days, that i wonder, how HUMANS will Evolve further........???
    • Jul 22 2012: Maybe we can, and in a way we should.
      I don't remember who said this : " We can't stop our development in a half way between apes and angels "
      It is not that romantic as it sounds it's actually the 'practical pattern' for survival. At least i see it this way :)

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