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Analysis of historic info suggests that science, on many events has proved to be a curse for humanity rather than a blessing. So Visco and her colleagues determined that NBCC would shoulder that burden and start managing the science itself. Concerned as he was within the early political debates over nuclear power, he was involved concerning the limits of what science might tell us about complicated social and political issues. The act of freezing a lifeless body and storing it indefinitely on the prospect that some future generation may restore it to life is an act of faith, not science.

And somehow, it could appear, whilst scientific curiosity stokes ever-deepening insight concerning the elementary workings of our world, science managed concurrently to deliver a cornucopia of miracles on the sensible aspect of the equation, just as Bush predicted: digital computer systems, jet aircraft, cell phones, the Internet, lasers, satellites, GPS, digital imagery, nuclear and solar energy.

The relationship only began to swing both ways, with science contributing to technological development as well as benefiting from it, in the nineteenth century as, for instance, organic chemistry each emerged from and found utility in the German dye-making business. Science of the Whole …

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