Aren't weapons scary enough as it is?
Oh, maybe "we" could shut down science "here."
How could we force "them" to shut down science "there?"
Plus...what would you shut down? ALL of it? You never know what branch of science would be where the next tech innovation comes from, because by definition you don't know what it is you are going to learn from a line of investigation.
Or just petition the illuminati?
Look at our environmental problems.
ALL of them are traceable to advances in science and technology. Normally, I don't like making sweeping generalizations like that, but can anyone think of an environmental disaster that isn't due to scientific advancements?
Acts of God.
Typical atheist: blame God.
Climate change. NOT due to science or technology, but rather to man's increasingly sinful behavior, no doubt. Transgender bathrooms...the last straw.
Okay, I meant the persistent, ongoing, preventable disasters obviously.