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What contribution does mythology make towards the improvement of society?

On one side we have sciences and technology,which have eased our lives through inventions but what is the contribution of mythology?


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    Mar 21 2013: I think what we really need to do is except that at one point in history it was considered truth. Much like how science works what at one point in time was considered truth now is not. In science things we prove wrong we don't consider that as mythology.
    • Mar 21 2013: I think you are right and have this to add. There used to be a saying for anything you don't know "There be dragons there." Time might just distort the past
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        Mar 21 2013: Never heard that saying what are its origins?
        • Mar 25 2013: Centuries ago, it was a notation used on maps, placed at the edge of the known world.

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