It’s often thought that “advancement” and innovations in medicine, communications and transportation have made life easier, more comfortable, increased the human life span and in all ways created a heavenly situation in a hellish environment. To a certain extent this is true for some. But most of the six billion people on this planet suffer from poverty, ignorance and disease. But in some ways maybe they’re “happier” than those who have access to consumer goods, higher education and strong economies. If so, this leads one to ask, “what is advancement