We fear what we do not understand.

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We fear what we do not understand Since the beginning of time, God has given us the unique ability to think and learn. We have been created with the necessary instincts to observe our surroundings in order to gain a broader understanding of our existence. We have a natural passion to learn about what is new to us. However, when we observe something unfamiliar, we distance ourselves from it, and eventually fear its existence. Our …

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…the collapse of the USSR. It finally destroyed what it perceived as a threat. Unfortunately, I failed to gather proof of my judgment. In this essay I have stated how humans fear what they do not understand about nature, society and themselves. This tendency provokes a paranoia that ultimately leads to the destruction of what we perceive as a threat. This lack of knowledge will bring tragedy to our society, environment and ultimately the world.