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Civilian vs. Military Inventions

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Civilian vs. Military Inventions

During the Age of Industrialization, people have changed dramatically from Agrarian lifestyle to one base on wage labor. In this era, new inventions was created that define on how they live and the impact that changed the course of human history.Take lightbulbs for example. Before it was invented, people have to rely inefficient candles that is very dim and have a possibility to catch a house on fire. Now, incandescent light bulbs negate the factor plus we can able to live in the dark.

Maxim Guns however is designed to kill lives. As a military side would say, "the Maxim gun was the efficient weapon for that time period." The Maxim gun killed many soldiers in a brutal manner.Statistics: "Throughout WW1, the machine gun was accountable for approximately 85% of the total soldier’s deaths....60,000 in the first day." Medium.com

Industrial Revolution: Civilian Inventions

Lightbulbs, Steam Engines and More!

"Science does not have a moral dimension. It is like a knife. If you give it to a surgeon or a murderer, each will use it differently." Wernher von Braun

So, do you want to HEAL lives or STEAL lives?!

Late Maxim Gun Sound Effect

Edward Jenner 1749-1823

Louis Pasteur1822-1895

Inventor of Vaccines

Known for "Pasteurization"


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