How does utilitarianism influence life-saving decisions in space?

The Ethical Dilemma. The Ethical Dilemma Imagine being the captain of an interstellar cargo transport, receiving distress calls from two different ships. One ship is carrying 30 middle-aged workers, while the other has 20 college students on board. You can only save one ship, and you must make a decision quickly. How do you choose?. Imagine being the captain of an interstellar cargo transport, receiving distress calls from two different ships. One ship is carrying 30 middle-aged workers, while the other has 20 college students on board. You can only save one ship, and you must make a decision quickly. ... [Read More]