‘Science and business should never mix.’ How far do you agree?

Author: Ying
School: Raffles Institution
Year Written: 2020
Grade: A

As
Albert Einstein once aptly quipped, “It has become appallingly obvious that our
technology has exceeded our humanity.” Indeed, Science, once founded on the
basis of the noble pursuit of truth to benefit mankind, has become increasingly
adulterated by the profit-driven motives of research giants all around the
world. While some may swear to the notion that it is impossible for Science to
exist apart from business, I stand by the view that the commercialisation of
Science has destroyed the ori...

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