Consider the development of science and technology and human beings’ understanding of them from the beginning of the course (1620) through the end (1865). Then consider the information provided in Deb Burgauer’s article. How did “American’s” view of the world as related to science and technology develop and change? In what ways might that change have been positive? Negative? Do
you see a connection to your own world view as it relates to science and technology in the 21st Century?