The technology creates the infrastructure and these two are affecting the glob by settling new settlements or growing the existing ones all over the glob.
But, not just it. In the very near future your question will be answered different as the human people of this world are planning to travel to the space to look for new settlement as for the people is not enough that they ruined this place-they are looking to ruin more stars.
Take car about this and make sure that you were vaccinated as in case you travel to look for new settlements yo can’t leave earth without being vaccinated against Covid 19.
So, rush to make it.