In the story "A Sound of Thunder" by Ray Bradbury, what are the fears concerning technology?

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In "A Sound of Thunder" Bradbury warns us of the dangers of abusing technology. Technology can give us greater control over ourselves, each other, and the world around us. But it can also lead us to think of ourselves as gods, able to change not just the present and the future, but also the past. Technology simplifies our world, yet it can also over-simplify it. The world is a complex place in which everyone and everything is linked together as part of a unified whole; in our headlong pursuit of technological advancement, we often forget this, failing to see how just one subtle change in the balance of nature can lead to disastrous consequences.

Time Safari Inc. may have fairly strict rules in place to prevent a disruption of the ecosystem and with it the flow of human history. Ultimately, however, they prove ineffectual because they...

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