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During most of history, there has been little systematic or continuing interchange between science, which primarily seeks theoretical or abstract models for natural phenomena, and technology, which seeks to make practical devices for human use. The interaction between science and technology has gone both ways. On the one hand, Science knowledge has been applied to improve and even predict technologies. This is what most people mean when they speak of the interaction between science and technology – the flow of information has been from science to technology. On the other hand, the flow has also gone from technology to science. Bowen: it has frequently happened that technology has these…...

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