With the attacks on science over the last 2-3 decades, it is possible parts (or all) of the world will head into another "dark age," although it may not last as long as the previous one which preceded the Enlightenment:
Another look at the historical: https://www.history.com/news/6-reasons-the-dark-ages-werent-so-dark
Did you know 22 veterans commit suicide everyday? Did you know that the suicide rate has gone up with the general public tremendously this year because of isolation? Just be aware when you’re engaging with people around you. We never know what others are going through. And holidays...during Covid...job losses...financial strain...an effed up election...are a recipe for this. Be extra kind right now. I only say this because I am a veteran and I’ve worked with them. Have a great week.
A message from Dave.