Science: Nuclear Weapon and Supersonic Air Crafts

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Science is a good servant but a bad master. As a servant, it makes life comfortable, easy, luxurious and more meaningful. But as a master it is a devil. Then it turns life into destruction, curse, hell and ruin. And clearly, the devil is more powerful the than the servant. It can reduce the whole world into rubble and debris in no time. The example of Hiroshima and Nagasaki is before us. Now, we have thousand times more destructive bombs and weapons than we had during the Second World War. These nuclear weapons can devastate the whole world many times over.

Modern age is the age of science. During the last ten years, there have been great achievements in science and technology. It has changed the face of the world beyond recognition. The whole world has turned into a global village. Nations have come much closer to one another. There is greater understanding and cooperation between nations. And yet there are many problems being faced by the people of the world. The cold war has ended and yet the threat to world peace is there.

Radio, television, telephone, teleprinters, computers, satellites, supersonic air crafts, space-crafts etc. have revolutionized life. Man has landed on the moon. He has sent his research crafts on the Mars and may soon print his footstep there. His achievements in the fields of medicine, agriculture, education, health, communication, banking etc. have been equally great. Man has conquered many fatal diseases. As a result the rate of mortality has decreased and expectancy of life increased. The standard of living has greatly improved. Life has become very easy, comfortable and convenient. The achievements of science have been too wonderful. This is the positive side of the science have been too wonderful. This is the blessings. But the negative side is too sad. It disturbs us all. Science has also created many problems. They are not easy to solve. They are vast and global and have affected the whole humanity.

Man has misused and...
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