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A fault in our design: technological progress makes us more vulnerable to catastrophe

15 mins | Jun 5, 2018

We often get so caught up in worrying about the dangers that technology poses and the dark turn it may take, that we forget to look back and acknowledge how it has made our lives safer. Colin Dickey, writing in Aeon magazine, stresses the importance of recognising how technology such as vaccines improved our lives and warns that taking these advancements for granted will make us more vulnerable to catastrophe.

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From Aeon magazine