Over the past few decades, technology has grown at an exponential rate providing modern society with many of it’s creature comforts. As Benchmarks states, Most of the complexities of the social consequences of the use of technology can wait, but students should begin to consider alternative ways of doing something and compare the advantages and disadvantages.” (Benchmarks for Science Literacy, p.45) Through working on this lesson, students will gain experience with the idea that there are positive and negative consequences of technology and will be challenged to think through these consequences in relationship to farming.
IMTM actively cooperate with academic institutions at national level, through development of software solutions aimed on providing support to learning and teaching, as well as through recently established Montenegrin Cyber Security Educational Center (MCEC).
A modern example is the rise of communication technology, which has lessened barriers to human interaction and, as a result, has helped spawn new subcultures; the rise of cyberculture has, at its basis, the development of the Internet and the computer 16 Not all technology enhances culture in a creative way; technology can also help facilitate political oppression and war via tools such as guns.
The fact is, Sony has enjoyed success for decades in a variety of different venues; they pioneered enhanced video game technology with the PlayStation, helped the CD reach its pinnacle of popularity and continue to push boundaries with their newest hardware.
These include primates such as chimpanzees , some dolphin communities, 59 60 and crows 61 62 Considering a more generic perspective of technology as ethology of active environmental conditioning and control, we can also refer to animal examples such as beavers and their dams, or bees and their honeycombs.