Is technology alienating us?

Is technology alienating us?No, technology is bringing millions of people from divergent cultures and countries in touch with one another. The majority of these people would never have interacted with one another if it was not for technology.The problem is the bad etiquette and blatant

1,000 years ago, could people think about the internet?

Absolutely no. The things which would have mattered then would have been hunting for food, staying away from animals or maybe studying natural processes like weathering, erosion or volcanic eruption. There wouldn't have been an atmosphere for hostile mundane fights for land, material needs

What is going to happen to our civilization in the next 100 years based on the behavior of humans today?

Continued evolution. Third world countries will gradually improve their economies and and standard of living. Some major powers will decline. Other powers will rise. There will probably be lots of minor wars and several major conflicts, but as the world economy becomes dominant over national economies armed

Would humanity survive if everyone was male?

This is a stupid question with an obvius answer.Even if men could produce babies in the vats men are very unsuitable for taking care of the babies and young children and they have very little desire to do that.so even if men had a chance to survive technically they would just get extinct for psychological reasonsIn

What is quality of life?

Everyone's quality of life is different. Quality of life is the image of you when you're in your death bed reflecting on you're life. Imagine what you did in your life that you wish you did less of and what you did that gave you fullfillment and joy. What you reflect on in

Will religion be able to survive next hundred years in the face of fast technological advancement?

Every person doesn't have the best combination of genetics,life circumstances and wisdom.And there is no mandatory wisdom head for every ten people ,like a consultant or mandatory coach  to help with each person's life since ten years old.So things will keep going wrong for most people especially when born in disadvantaged countries and circumstances.Religion is the only

What do you think the next technological age will be?

The Age of Abundance. All of the means necessary to create sustainable abundance on a planetary scale now exist. Unless we screw up horribly-which we certainly could-it's almost inevitable that we will move in that direction. The question then becomes: how smooth and how fast is the path?My proposal

Is a technologically more advanced society necessarily a superior one?

No, it is not necessarily so.The european imperialist powers of 150 yrs ago had no problem committing atrocities, despite their

What do you think will be the biggest change that humanity will undergo in the next 100 or so years?

What we are doing today will most likely tell what we'll be like in another century. What we discovered 100 years ago already show how we integrated those into our daily lives. Take electricity for example, we did a lot of other stuff

Could a person from 5000 years ago learn high school math and physics? 10,000 years ago? 50,000 years ago? 100,000 years ago?

Of course -- humans are humans.  The very ancient individual(s) would need to become familiar with the social concepts of modern life to help them adjust to the concept of large numbers.  Mathematics was pretty well developed 5,000 yrs ago & numerate individuals from that period would be less likely to have difficulty with abstract mathematical concepts.

Why is everyone else's life so amazing?

As it is a well construed fact that the grass is greener on the other side. This is the biggest myth that our generation faces, thanks to the wonders of social media.We as a person look at ourselves with so much of self pity that it eventually makes the lives of others to appear to us

How to think the next 20 years will be for mankind

PThey will be horrible!First a new Great financial collapse! Then a major war with use of tactical nukes! Then a huge eruption of mount vesuvius, bringing world mean temperature down by three degrees Celcius!All these spoilt yacky westerners will have to

Are we likely to see life extension/longevity enhancing technology put to use in our lifetime?

As it is now, death is a certainty for all. Can this certainty be ever altered? Of course, yes if we make tremendous progress in the field of Life extension. Life extension is possible. Life extension is not a hoax. Zovon have comprehensive information about 'Life Extension – Scientific Search for Immortality!'The science of life

How is it possible that the Bible which says Adam was made 6,000 years, can differ so much from scientists which put humans for more than 100,000 years?

How is it possible that the Bible which says Adam was made 6,000 years, can differ so much from scientists which put humans for more than 100,000 years?It depends how you

Why is a car important for human life?

I would like to pipout in history.Human invented WHEEL and his efforts of walking decresed ,to travel long distances.bullakcart n all such animal driven vehicles were used much but later on they even became difficult to use.because,maintaining animals became hard.With invention of engine n two wheelers,need of such vehicles

Is life for everyone?

When you're choosing whether or not to go on, are you choosing to give up and let go or are you choosing to give up and hold in what's been hurting you for so long. When you try and tell yourself what it is and why you'd want to end life you're asking do

Can humans become immortal?

Immortality is very poorly defined, as far as I can tell. For example, if you could upload your consciousness into a computer and 'run' it forever, would you consider that immortality? Or would you say that because your current fleshy body would die, and have no knowledge

Will America survive the next 2 years?

Nah. Now that country is in the hands of the Orange Arch Fiend Himself, I'd get ready for the Rapture.I'd suggest every SJW and PC snowflake trek on up Mt. McKinley (oops, forgot my PC there, Mt. Denali) on December 31st, 2020. At that time, you will all

What was the natural sleeping posture of humans before beds and pillows were invented?

I've slept on the ground in the bush more than most have had hot dinners. While I like love a good swag (Aussie bedroll), I've often done without it. At those times I found that scraping a small, half-fist-sized hole for my hip, and adopting

Do humans really need pillows?

Basically, it depends upon the individual's preference for comfort and way of sleeping as well. We can easily get to know about the persons feeling comfortable without a pillow but it's another aspect that they may face issues like back pain or muscle sprain.When it comes to me, I can't be able to sleep without a

What was the natural sleeping posture of humans before beds and pillows were invented?

I've slept on the ground in the bush more than most have had hot dinners. While I like love a good swag (Aussie bedroll), I've often done without it. At those times I found that scraping a small, half-fist-sized hole for my hip, and adopting

Will religion be able to survive next hundred years in the face of fast technological advancement?

Every person doesn't have the best combination of genetics,life circumstances and wisdom.And there is no mandatory wisdom head for every ten people ,like a consultant or mandatory coach  to help with each person's life since ten years old.So things will keep going wrong for most people especially when born in disadvantaged countries and circumstances.Religion is the only

Will America survive the next 2 years?

Nah. Now that country is in the hands of the Orange Arch Fiend Himself, I'd get ready for the Rapture.I'd suggest every SJW and PC snowflake trek on up Mt. McKinley (oops, forgot my PC there, Mt. Denali) on December 31st, 2020. At that time, you will all

Do humans really need pillows?

Basically, it depends upon the individual's preference for comfort and way of sleeping as well. We can easily get to know about the persons feeling comfortable without a pillow but it's another aspect that they may face issues like back pain or muscle sprain.When it comes to me, I can't be able to sleep without a

What technological advancement are you waiting for?

I think there is too much concentration into the technological progress than for the collective betterness of the life, thus the entire planetary ecosystem.I wonder and i guess how technology will be used into the future, and if the human nature remains as it

Do humans really need pillows?

Basically, it depends upon the individual's preference for comfort and way of sleeping as well. We can easily get to know about the persons feeling comfortable without a pillow but it's another aspect that they may face issues like back pain or muscle sprain.When it comes to me, I can't be able to sleep without a

What technological advancement are you waiting for?

I think there is too much concentration into the technological progress than for the collective betterness of the life, thus the entire planetary ecosystem.I wonder and i guess how technology will be used into the future, and if the human nature remains as it

Do humans really need pillows?

Basically, it depends upon the individual's preference for comfort and way of sleeping as well. We can easily get to know about the persons feeling comfortable without a pillow but it's another aspect that they may face issues like back pain or muscle sprain.When it comes to me, I can't be able to sleep without a

What would the world do if aliens tried to contact humans?

Thanks for A2A.Read this article: 1952 Washington, D.C. UFO incident.This is not conspiracy nutter material. It is a matter of public record, and can only be erased historically by the Ministry of Truth. While there is anyone alive who remembers the event and the number of people who have collected and

Why are plants important to human life?

Plants are really important for the planet and for all living things. Plants absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen from their leaves, which humans and other animals need to breathe. Living things need plants to live - they eat them and live in them.

For how many days can humans survive without the sun?

It's difficult to calculate exactly how many days we can survive but one alternative source of energy which can be considered is the earth's core.Without the sun the plants will be the first to die and that will kill all the animals dependent on

What are the best qualities of the human race?

Feeling of compassion towards our fellow beings.Spread smiles and laugh out loud.Experience different cultures and religions and embrace them all.Invent or discover new and amazing things.Intelligence, a major quality that makes us land on top of any other living being on earth.Ability to take care of not only fellow human beings but

What would the discovery of aliens do to mankind?

That would depend on where you hail from. People who are starving probably wouldn't give a rat's ass. People who work in NASA and national security might have sleepless nights. People who always have God on their minds will hail it as divine proof of his

Do you believe that there is only one human race? Why or why not?

Race is biological nonsense. All humans are related and race is a social construct and not biologically grounded. As a species we share an estimated 99.9% of our DNA with one another. Interestingly, we also share about 96% of our DNA with Bonobo chimpanzees. The

Will humanity actually consume all of Earth's forms of energy before humans go extinct (or before human planetary migration)?

No, on a technicality.We might be able to consume all the fossil fuels and mine out all the nuclear fissionable ores but there are always other sources of energy. But there are many MANY non-consumable sources of energy.Geo-thermal is fairly reliable.Hydroelectric power is

What would it be like humans invading an alien planet?

Much like the movie of Starship Troopers:

If all the photosynthetic organisms on earth die now, how long can human beings survive?

If it happens the human being an animals wouldn't exist and microscopic living things would be left. In the case of plants, they obtain their energy directly from sun. But in the case of animals they do this indirectly. If there was no photosynthesis, plants