When I was 17, we landed on the moon.
Kids today are looking at colonizing another planet.
Wow! Are we moving along or what?
There are three types of Civilizations that we can become.
We are currently at civilization type zero "0".
We will obtain Type I Civilization by one of two means:
Peace -Through Communication.
Peace -Through Superior Fire Power.
I doubt we will talk our way to peaceful coexistance.
We appear to be in a limited version of world war III.
I wish it were not so.
In the mean time; learn to program an Adrino Board.
Or hang out where Geeks go to make stuff.