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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 22 2012: It may sound quite strange, when it is perceiving from present time - but it seems to me, that people from the beginning of 20th century, which would be able to foresee future and experience our current reality - they would consider calling us the next generation of people (without going into details, but I was thinking about our possibilities of moving through whole earth and beyond, our access to information and global knowledge and so on) - it is merely one century, but thanks to that geometric progression of current reality and whole evolution - this sort of shock could be possible.

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