Essay on DISADVANTAGES OF SCIENCE

English_Master December 27, 2015 No Comments
DISADVANTAGES OF SCIENCE Science has changed the face of the world. It has, of course, given many things that benefit man. But the evils that it has showered on man wash away the advantages. It has made man dependent on machines, calculators and computers. This physical and mental dependence has dwarfed man. A day may come when his physical and mental faculties may grow so weak that he may not be able to lift a bag or solve a simple equation. Then these gadgets would be his real masters and he would be a slave. In the field of health services it has given us life saving drugs. But it has also given drugs like smack and heroin. Their addiction makes man incapable of doing anything. A drug addict waits for his death every moment. Drugs have given us longevity. A man even in bad health may drag on upto 80 or 90 with the help of drugs. But of what use his life is either to the society or to himself. He becomes a burden on his family. According to a World Health Organization report one third of the population of developed countries would be of old men very soon. It would be a great liability for the...
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