Who Will Driverless Cars Decide To Kill?

In philosophy, there’s an ethical question called the trolley problem. If you had to push one large person in front of a moving trolley to save a group of people on the tracks, would you? This abstract idea has taken hold in programming self-driving cars: what happens if it’s impossible to avoid everyone?

–Who Will Driverless Cars Decide To Kill? | Australian Popular Science

http://www.popsci.com.au/tech/cars/who-will-driverless-cars-decide-to-kill,411035

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