Modern Society : A Time Capsule Essay

742 Words Nov 19th, 2015 3 Pages
A time capsule is an object that people put representations of how life was during that particular time period and is left for the discovery for the people in the future. It can be anything from a vault that is sealed underground to anything as little as a small shoe box in an attic. A time capsule could hold anything inside as well. Something as simple as a newspaper could be inside of a time capsule. Since modern society is continuously evolving, certain things should be put in a time capsule for future generations to look back and see how much has changed and whether or not it is a good change. CLOTHING would be one of the ten things that would be in a time capsule to show the future generations how fashion is currently viewed and to compare it to how it will be viewed when being opened in the future. Today’s fashion is leaning toward darker colored clothing and people tend to show more skin than the older and wiser generations. MUSIC would be another great thing to add into the time capsule. All genres of music should be included in a device that will work in the future. It is important to add music because it helps shape society in ways nothing else can. Will today’s music be more calm or energetic compared to the future? A FOOTBALL would also be included in the time capsule to show how important the sport is for the majority of the country. It would be interesting to see if society still finds it as entertaining as it was generations beforehand. PAINTINGS would be…

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