Are some lives worth more than others?
Soon, self-driving cars may have to decide. If they have a choice between sacrificing their four passengers, or swerving and killing a pedestrian, which should they choose? What if the pedestrian is a criminal? Or a baby? Researchers at MIT have analysed 40 million responses to these questions from around the world. Are some people’s lives more worth saving than others? What do you think? Discuss with your class and make your vote!