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Impacts of major scientific discoveries in last century

Question 1
What were the impacts of some of the major scientific discoveries during the last century? How have these discoveries changed the way we live and understand the world?

Question 2
There have been several major political events and movements during the last century---which do you believe has had the most impact on individual lives? Contrast this political movement with the other major movements---how are they alike and how are they different?

Question 3
How has the relationship between science and religion altered or changed our perspective during the last century? How have the major religions responded to the challenges of scientific knowledge?

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Question 3. How has the relationship between science and religion altered or changed our perspective during the last century? How have the major religions responded to the challenges of scientific knowledge?

You can approach this subject in two different ways: (a) going directly to actions made possible by science and morally inconvenient for religious institutions; (b) or a more philosophical approach.

A: There are two core themes here that you might want to think about. The first one is cloning: science is challenging divinity for it claims being able to create identical human beings through artificial processes. It wants to generate life without the intervention of nature. Second, it is euthanasia. The human being has decided it has the right to end life, ...

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