“ If I could time travel into the future, my first port of call would be the point where medical technology is at its best because, like most people on this planet, I have this aversion to dying.”
– NEAL ASHER.
Neal Asher, a famous science fiction author has quoted about immortality, he believes that technology can help in making mortal humans into immortal ones. Technology has been giving a solution to various human problems. He talks about faster than light travel-machine to travel around the solar system in one’s life time, Mind-link travel to outer space through a well-developed AI computer, Time travel to future and waging war are his tech- fiction deals about. He visualizes that ‘technology indistinguishable from magic’ and give it credence from heavy science reading. Technology might be give answers to various dreamers of technology, but it is a two edged sword ,where the hunter can injure himself and also can cause deadly injuries to hunted also.
When a technology is used by a professional, he will concentrate on its usefulness, which will help in getting useful and friendly products to our global villagers. On the contrary, if it goes into the hand of a killer, then it will take the face of the dangerous weapon on earth.
When compared to our forefathers and great grand-parents era, we have actually reached the height of technological revolution. We get connected to our loved-ones instantly through mobile phones and can see them in person through a conference-call which has increased our spontaneous response to the call, this has made the technological visionaries to dream about light faster travel to outer space and other solar system in nano-seconds.