|Some people say that progress is always a good thing. I
think that it is not really true. I n this essay, I will argue against
this view. I agree to that progress make our life good, but not ' always'.
The progress in technology sometimes give us negative impact on our
life. Since industry revolution happened in Europe, Technological development has
ever made our life more and more convenient, at same time, it also impact negatively
on the world. Let us take automobile as an example. After automobiles were
invented. the transportation has been improved very much, but simultaneously,
our environment has been polluted badly with discharging waste gas, and
situation becomes worse and worse. Second example is progress in chemical
industry and medicine manufacture. These kinds of products provide us
plastic products that have improved our routine life, such as plastic
kitchen utensils and plastic bag used in supermarket. On the other hand,
when these products were produced , a lot of waste material spewed out to atmosphere
and into the river. this negative effect is great influence on our earth.
some technological progress will be subject to a disaster to human
being. Everybody in the world has known that nuclear weapon that some
country has kept can destroy our world many times. Majority of scientist
just wanted to provided a new power resource for people's life, it will be
a clean, free of pollution and high efficient power source in fact, it
indeed is our current useful power power resource. However, huge threat is
in front of us, a single disagreement between the super power countries
can trigger the disaster. In this case, the negative impact of the
progress in nuclear technology will outweigh the advantage of that.
Based on abovementioned, I will be in favor of that progress is not
always a good thing, sometimes it will give us negative impact.