Science And Technology In National Development .

Science and technology is one of the areas where our modern world differs from the ancient people .science and technology which dovetail into each other are essential tools for rapid development in our present society .

But what is science ? Science is the systematic study of nature and its law under physics ,chemistry,biology and other semi science subjects.

Technology is the practical application of scientific knowledge of inventions to the solving of everyday problems .

Products of science and technology are everywhere been used in modern world .they include electricity ,automobiles,aircraft ,computers ,telephone,radio,television ,machinery for production of modern scientific medicals process for the treatment and diagnosis of diseases,infections or illnesses .

America ,France ,Germany ,Russia etc are developed or in fact industrialized ,because they have benefited from the fruits of science and technology ..

Africa ,Nigeria in particular are largely underdeveloped because ,science and technology are not being accorded their rightful place and priority in the scheme of things .science courses are under funded and even not utilized or underutilized and unappreciated .

If Nigeria wants to be developed in all facts of modern life ,we must give science ample attention .it  is a key to development.

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  • Science and technology has made life easier and comfort. In relation to the nation science and technology as contribute to the development of any nation. In terms of agriculture, through science and technology it as enable farmer to cultivate a large area of land with a limited time unlike the olden days were subsistence farming is been practice and also through science and technology the farmers are able to control harmful insects and pest that destroy crops. Science and technology as help in so many ways.

    - Adewole tayo - 2019-11-21 12:23:33 Quote

  • I strongly believe all what you have said, science and technology are the major aspects that European countries depend on for their growth and development. And also if African countries will also focus on science and technology iam very sure that there will be a significant changes in their economy.

    - Ashiru Usman Yalo - 2019-11-21 12:54:46 Quote

  • Science and technology is undoubtedly the bedrock of modern economies and world classifications but we must also remember that the government of this developed economies invest billions of dollars every year to ensure breakthroughs in this sector, they also invest heavily in education so its not magic its a vision corroborated by a plan and comesurate actions.

    - Destiny Ehidiamhe - 2019-11-21 17:21:20 Quote

  • Science and technology has really made the world a better place.it had made life easier, better and more lively.Its importance to human are numerous.It helps to modernize a nation.It is because of science and technology that we have better means of transportation,it's because of science and technology that we have electricity.Infact science and technology is the key to the growth and development of the society.

    - Chilo Mary - 2019-11-22 13:00:02 Quote

  • What happens in our country Nigeria is that we abuse the right of development been given to us. Other countries appreciate and maintain their technology but Nigerians use the science and technology invented to dupe and kill their fellow citizens. But we can do better with them in a rightfully manner.

    - Chinwe Okeke - 2019-11-22 15:52:47 Quote

  • The world has indeed gone far in development and one of the causative factors is science and technology which has brought about many helpful, stress reducing devices that make life easier. If Nigeria is able to effectively apply most of the gifts given by science and technology, i think we would grow even more as a nation

    - Ajiboye Victor - 2019-11-23 05:14:57 Quote

  • One of the greatest achievement of our time has been the development in Science and Technology. 

    Every aspect of life has felt it's contribution. It suffices to say that life has been made easy through Science and Technology. Therefor, man must always be grateful enough for this evolution in human knowledge that brought about such development .

    - Christian Kelechi - 2019-11-23 16:30:13 Quote

  • The world at large is growing in Science & Technology and it depend on d society & the citizens to follow suite. The major setback in Nigeria is the non-funding of the govt in science & technology hence the masses been left to fend for themselves leading to a delay in achievement.

    - OMONUBERU JOSHUA - 2019-11-24 13:30:12 Quote

  • Science and technology will go a long way in helping Nigeria a developed country and be more civilized. Life will be easier and smoother with science and technology and its best we embrace them now. We really need to move forward as a country and science and technology is the major tool that will get us there.

    - Peace Enubele - 2019-11-24 18:08:06 Quote

  • Science and technology role in the country can not be over emphasized because as the day goes by more and more discoveries are made on how to improve the standard of living and this include different sectors such as agriculture medicine and so on and which will in turn help in the improvement and growth of the country.

    - Javise Peter - 2019-11-26 17:08:16 Quote

  • Nigeria has given that privilege and i will describe Nigeria as a developing country. From the past 6 -7 years i believe everyone can sense changes in this country both positively and negatively also i will say that NOT Nigeria as a whole are partaking in this development. Now the government are adviced to look out on other states in the country and impact this energy to make Nigeria as a whole a better place to be in 

    - Ifeanyi joshua - 2019-11-26 19:38:54 Quote

  • We still have a long way to go in Nigeria in the aspect of science and technology...because in my own opinion I think our Government are not helping matters at all. I think we need professionals in that sector not hiring base on connection.. if science and technology is improved in this country, it will also make life easier for us

    - Akeem Fuhad - 2019-11-26 21:14:32 Quote

  • Science and technology is all that makes things easier and faster for man. Without cars we would have to walk or ride horses all the way from Lagos to Abuja. Without Airplanes you would have to be on the high sea with a boat even a boat is technology. Science and technology is all about proffering solutions to the needs of Man.   

    - Apalara Adedayo - 2019-12-12 10:08:45 Quote

  • Yes I agree with you science and technology is a big factor Africa as a whole is lacking,we are currently in the jet age and Africa is lacking behind if we do not pick up soon,I don't think there's any chance of Nigeria or even Africa to be developed. 

    - Obuna Chima - 2019-12-12 12:30:47 Quote

  • Yes... here in Nigeria,we need to improve our scientific and technological skills so as to improve our standard.As we all know that science and technology make life and work easier and faster and also comfort us

    - Aderinto Fatimoh - 2020-02-11 14:51:40 Quote

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