The ethical questions facing self-driving cars

-BUSINESS INSIDER, 26 OCTOBER 2015, FEAT. PROF. BRYANT WALKER SMITH:

Self-driving cars don’t just pose technological and regulatory challenges.

There are ethical questions that need answering, too.

Like, if an autonomous vehicle finds itself in a situation where it will either hit a person in the road or an oncoming car, which will it choose?

Or, if one or the other were inevitable, would it rather hit another car full of passengers, or crash itself into a wall, potentially hurting its occupants? <Read More>