Details zum Eintrag The Return of the Condottieri? How Military Drones are Changing the World
13.10.19 9:29 [Cassandra`s Legacy] Themen - Forschung und Technik (E)
Sometimes, the sect I belong to, that of the catastrophists, tends to dismiss technological progress as a minor factor in the trajectory of the world system, mainly determined by climate change and resource depletion. It is a reasonable position: no matter how much money is thrown at welfare queens in white coat in the hope that they`ll save the world, they don`t seem to be able to do much more than producing overhyped press releases about some wonderful new technology that, one day, maybe, possibly, will solve some kind of problem. But only if they can get more money for further research.