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Ranjith Anishetty

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Invention is the cause of disasters

Man invented many things, but unfortunately these inventions are creating problem for human survival. For example depletion of ozone layer is because of pollution and effluents like CFC. In the similar way pollution from vehicles. Now the problem is with whom? is it due to over usage of technology or due to man invention?
Invention and technology doesn't mean that highly engineered techniques, it can be a simple plastic which is harming population and also it may be a small cell phone which is now effecting human brains due to radiation. I am not saying that we should not have technologies, but what is the limit and how we are misusing it.

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    Nov 21 2012: Invention is the cause of longer, healthier, safer, more fulfilling and productive lives. There have always been trade-offs and challenges along the way, which we continue to meet and to solve. Would you rather have us back in the jungle foraging for nuts and roots?
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      Nov 30 2012: I would like to say that, "technology is the reason" doesn't mean that again we have to go back to jungle. Starting from the time we woke up till we go back to sleep at least man gets in contact with plastic. Here technology doesn't mean highly engineered techniques, it can be a simple invention which is made of plastic . As a consequence now plastic is causing much problem and in most of the countries plastic is banned.

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