Science and technology studies (STS) is the study of how social, political, and cultural values affect scientific research and technological innovation, and how these in turn affect society, politics, and culture. Communication: The world is a smaller place and technology allows everyone to keep in touch with their families and friends at a more affordable cost. The divorce of �religion’ and science is a strictly Western construct due to the dogmatic and rigid nature of the Abrahamic religions. However, in countries such as India, which boast of cultural continuity, ancient traditions survive with a rich legacy of folk science. The development of high technology including computer technology’s Internet and the telephone has helped conquer communication barriers and bridge the gap between people all over the world. They have not failed, however they do not know this in traditional science teaching.
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