Science influences every aspect of our lives.
Without science, we would not have had any of the medical breakthroughs that
have been responsible for saving so many people’s lives. Research into drugs
and medical procedures, such as hip replacements and heart testing through
ECGs, are all based in science.
science, improvements in maternity care would never have been made and so the
majority of us would not be here at all because infant mortality would be so
factors are all learned through science. It was scientific studies that made it
possible for us to learn about the dangers of CFC gases and other influences
that contribute to global warming. It is these studies that also inform us on
what we must do to slow down the procedure. For example, without science we
would be able to recycle.
we approve or not, genetically modified (GM) crops could not have been brought
about without science. The thinking behind GM crops was not just to produce the
perfect tomato, it was also to make crops resistant to disease and parasites
and enable food growers to produce enough food for the world.
science, we would not have electricity, telephones, computers, light bulbs,
cars and other vehicles. We would not be able to fly away to that perfect
holiday destination without science, or enjoy a chilled beer straight from the
fridge. In fact, there would be no beer.
never been a time in the history of mankind when science has not influenced lives.
Even if you go back to Neanderthal times, they may not have been aware that
they were applying science to their lives, but even making fire constituted a