This has happened only due to irrational use of technology.
It has been discussed here as to how development – economic as well as social – takes place with the advancement of technology but not without leaving a scar to threaten the human society.
Thanks to this development, we have entered another level of human civilization, having everything to arrange happy and comfortable living.
It can even be said that modern way of life and culture are dependent on some products of science and technology, as they have become an integral part of existence, taking into account needs and requirements of people.
Alongside with many advantages, some people also consider science and technology to be harmful for humans.
The deal is that it is also used for some destructive purposes.
Scientifically created weapons like atom or hydrogen bombs are able to destroy the whole world in just few minutes.
Some people also think that it is not environmentally friendly to use all the advantages of scientific progresses.
All these things mentioned above were possible only due to the rapid development of science and technology.
So, no wonder that it plays a significant role in the modern life of people.