The role of and technology from the space research to the identification and exploration of the mineral resources is highly commendable. The latest developments in the information technology are really enhancing the economic development of the countries of the world. The information or data provided by several satellites is responsible for preventing the loss of lives and also to take precautions, to protect the wealth of nations in the event of any natural calamities.

The science and technology has been responsible for the development of: agriculture, communications, credit facilities, electricity, education, health, housing, infrastructure, industries, transportation, etc.

It could reduce the gap between the demand and supply of several food grains and also the cash crops. The utilisation of technology has enhanced the production and productivity of several crops thus improving the quality of life of most of the farmers and also the supply of several commodities in the markets.

The expansion of credit facilities into the rural areas along with their computerization has been helpful in getting the credit easily. The utilisation of the high yielding varieties of seeds and pesticides is a boon to the farmers. The quality of life of many farmers has improved due to the effective utilisation of science and technology. The farmers do get updates related to the crops in demand, various methods to cultivate, prevention of crop failure, utilisation of seeds and fertilisers, exact and current market trends etc on their televisions.

Even the storage facilities are equipped with the latest technologies. The farmers are also fortunate in getting information related to the weather through several media and television channels. In some countries the updates related to weather, market prices, etc are being sent directly to the farmers to their mobile phones!.

Our scientific community has also been successful in finding out remedies for various diseases. The healthier the human resources, the more the national income. Similarly, in the education sector too, the impact of the developments in science and technology is highly commendable. Technology in education has been enhancing the learning skills of the students at various levels.

Utilization of several techniques by the law and order enforcing authorities could reduce the incidents of crimes drastically!. For instance, several security checks at the airports do utilise the latest developments in technology to prevent any untoward incidents.

Thus the science and technology has been solving most of the problems being faced by the mankind.