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1 History
2 Architecture
3 Business
4 Computer science
5 Geography
6 Media
7 Politics and government
8 Science
9 Transportation
Progress
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Progress may refer to:
History
Progress (history), the idea that the world can become increasingly
better in terms of science, technology, modernization, liberty,
democracy, quality of life, etc.
Social progress, the idea that societies can or do improve in
terms of their social, political, and economic structures.
Scientific progress, the idea that science increases its
problem solving ability through the application of some
scientific method.
Philosophical progress, the idea that philosophy has solved
or at least can solve some of the questions it studies.
Idea of Progress, the theory that scientific progress drives social
progress; that advances in technology, science, and social
organization inevitably produce an improvement in the human
condition.
Progress trap, the condition societies find themselves in when human ingenuity, in pursuing progress,
inadvertently introduces problems that it does not have the resources to solve, preventing further progress
or inciting social collapse.
Architecture
Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, the main venue for the performing arts in Raleigh, North
Carolina
Progress Energy Park, 7,227 seat baseball stadium located on the downtown St. Petersburg, Florida
waterfront
Business
Progress Energy Resources, Canadian oil and gas exploration and extraction company
Progress Energy Inc, American power generation and distribution company
Progress Publishers, Moscow-based Soviet publisher
Progress Software Corporation, the creator of Progress 4GL
Progress State Research and Production Rocket Space Center, Samara-based Russian space company
Ivchenko-Progress, a Ukrainian aero-engine manufacturer
Computer science
Progress in artificial intelligence
Progress 4GL, programming language developed by Progress Software now known as OpenEdge
Advanced Business Language
Progress bar, component in a graphical user interface used to convey the progress of a task
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Geography
Progress, Russia, name of several inhabited localities in Russia
Progress, California, United States
Progress, Indiana, United States
Progress, Oregon, United States
Progress, Pennsylvania, United States
Progress Village, Florida, United States
Progress Station, Antarctica
Progress No. 351, Saskatchewan, Canada
Progress, Chuy, Kyrgyzstan
Media
Progress (book), 2015 book by Fran Lebowitz
Progress (Michael Giles album)
Progress (EP), EP by Pedro the Lion
Progress (Rx Bandits album), 2001
Progress (Big Youth album)
Progress (Take That album)
Progressed (EP), by Take That
Progress (Ultraspank album)
"Progress" (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), TV series episode
Progress Theatre, theatre in Berkshire, England
Politics and government
Progress Party
Progress (organisation), Left of Centre political think-tank associated with the British Labour Party
Royal progress, formal tour of the state by its monarch
Science
Evolutionary progress, the idea that there is a largest-scale trend in evolution of organisms and that the
trend is toward improvement or adaptation to changing environmental conditions
Transportation
Progress D-27, propfan engine that the U.S.S.R company developed in the 1980s for commercial and
military transport aircraft
Progress (spacecraft), Russian expendable unmanned freighter spacecraft
Progress (train), which ran between Prague, Czechoslovakia, and the German Democratic Republic
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