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Does Technology destroy our relationship with Nature?

I am an environmental Literature student, and I am interested in people's responses about the constitution of Nature, Technology, and the relationship that is apparently slowly being degraded with Nature.

All responses are welcome.

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    May 3 2013: What relationship? There is no place on this horrible planet that can sustain a human being without technology. Eden is a myth.
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      May 3 2013: that's not true. There are just not many people that avail themselve of such places.
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        May 3 2013: Which places?
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          May 3 2013: A lot of places. I could do it where I live, but I'd need a goat, some rabbits and chickens and maybe a duck or two.
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        May 3 2013: I guess you exclude tools from technology, and the black plague from nature.
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        May 4 2013: Technology is not just cars and computers. Fire is technology, and so is a hammer. And nature includes every micro-organism out there that will kill half of every child you have if you don't have the medical technology to prevent that.
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          May 15 2013: In which case the Question is ridiculous because fire occurs naturally and a rock can be used to hammer.
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        May 15 2013: Not really. Technology comes with knowledge, because a piece of technology is something you've transformed to fit a specific use. So a rock can be a tool, but it's not technology.
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          May 15 2013: I see.... a tool is not technology. not likely.

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