The Future of Humanity

Drones have become a routine part of military operations in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Using data from the Bureau for Investigative Journalism, California-based designers Pitch Interactive have visualised every known attack by the US and Coalition military since 2004. Source: Guardian Related “What is the future of humanity?” This question is by now of vital concern to everyone, because modern science and technology are clearly seen to … Continue reading The Future of Humanity

Children, Wired: For Better and for Worse

Children encounter technology constantly at home and in school. Television, DVDs, video games, the Internet, and smart phones all play a formative role in children’s development. The term “technology” subsumes a large variety of somewhat independent items, and it is no surprise that current research indicates causes for both optimism and concern depending upon the content of the technology, the context in which the technology … Continue reading Children, Wired: For Better and for Worse