Positive Effects Of The Industrial Revolution

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Advancement from tools like the horse for transportation to an ingeniously built machine that can transport most things ludicrously faster at the cost of requiring, essentially, dead dinosaurs to fuel it, has revolutionized the world. These inventions and innovations have created a lot of positive results. Some might argue that the negative externalities created outweigh the positive results; however, a broader outlook of the situation will discard that argument. Advancements of medicine, food, morals, and intellectuality have risen us far past the “apex” title we claimed long ago. The Industrial Revolution was a blessing due to mankind’s increased effectiveness of utilizing Earth’s resources. From malaria to the common flu, worldwide inventions and innovations in the medical field have obliterated much of the concern of these diseases. Surprisingly enough, the “porcelain throne” has more of an impact on your life, and the life of many others, than you may have originally considered. Deadly faecal-diseases like diarrhoea cause, as stated by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) in their article Diarrhea: Common Illness, Global Killer, “Diarrhea kills 2,195 children every day—more than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined” Innovations, like the “porcelain throne”, prevent the likelihood of contracting these kinds of diseases. Another example of an ingenious medical invention would be the vaccine, which substantially helped reduce the spread of illness. Some
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