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santuxlmao
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Voltaic
Pro (for)

Should the human race cease scientific progression because of how harmful it is to the planet?

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Started: 4/3/2017 Category: Philosophy
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santuxlmao

Con

We can affirm that in the XXI century societies in general live better than in
Life expectancy, the quality of life, the development of
Towns is in hitherto unknown, which does not exempt from the still
Enormous inequalities and pockets of poverty and injustice.
We can therefore affirm that development has generated progress and well-being. Without
However, we often forget to look wider and observe how we live
Is directly related to where we live, the planet, the Environment.
Thus, in today's world we find processes within development that are
Continuous and dependent on one another, such as growth, production and
Consumption. One of the main consequences of these is the generation of a
Production of goods and services and their reflection on the environment.
On the other hand, poverty and population growth are also major challenges to
That we must face by the impact they have on finite resources.
Also, the development itself is enabling techniques, processes and tools
Alternatives that are more environmentally friendly or directly centered
In recovering it, which could balance this balance of damages and benefits.
Given this situation we ask ourselves, can this development rate be maintained?
Can development generate strategies and tools to protect the ecosystem?
Is it possible to continue progressing without harming the environment?
Finally, it is important to understand that the spirit of this debate, ie what
Underlies this question is nothing more than analyzing the benefits and prejudices that
Slowing down the development can cause for the Environment and for society and the
man. For this, the equipment must put on a balance both and analyze what should
Take precedence in each of the plot lines. The debate is served
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