Vanity of vanities, all things are vanity … there is nothing new under the sun. These are the famous words from the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes, words that give expression to a rather pessimistic and cynical view of life in this world. The problem is that these words are divinely inspired truth. The modern project, we could call it, has sought to prove God wrong. Through science and technology, modern man has sought to change the world and produce something new. Despite all the marvelous inventions and changes, man remains the......