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Raymond Blais

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Why are we not putting all of our efforts into discovering our universe and our place in it?

Most of us have what we need, so why are we so absorbed with things that lose value quickly and in our mortality which can best be understood with discoveries that have yet to be made.

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    Aug 5 2013: Lot of people in the world go to sleep with hunger everyday , in such situation not sure whom you are referring by saying " most of us have what we need " ...,,..
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      Aug 6 2013: I assume he is referring to the 'first world average', from a closed 'inner circle' perspective. On that, he is right but missing the whole picture, which looks way different, on which you are right ...
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      Aug 6 2013: It would not require a great effort to feed and house every person alive today. All that is needed is the will to do so. There will always be short term famine due to war or natural disaster which would be the exception.
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        Aug 11 2013: Great, as you feel that will it take "great effort feed everyone alive" can it be the first priority....?

        With technological advancement we achieved so far I feel there is less chance of having famine due to natural disaster.....however so far most famines were caused by human act as you mentioned one of them like WAR.
      • Aug 13 2013: i have two things to say- 1.you might have mistakenly 4got about one of the most churned problem in the world or u are not considering the social problems those are supposed to be solved first and science development would go on all along .
        2.i am sure that i am having a contact with an alien which dont belong to our solar system niether milkyway and have no idea about the social issues that are being faced by human race on the planet called EARTH!
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          Aug 14 2013: Exploration and discovery have contributed more to the social well being of man then any other one thing, if not then what other one thing has contributed more? You can't say not to do something because something else is in dyer straits, you can ask will it help or hurt. I think it can only help.

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