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Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought experiments with downright disturbing implications.
The Sierra Nevada. These grounds were the inspiration for John Muir who was a founder of many environmental ethical principles, especially preservation. He didn't want a landscape like this to have it's trees cut down, it's water supply to drain, or the wildlife in it to die off. He fought to protect our wildlife and natural resources which also happened to be aesthetically pleasing and important to nature enthusiasts.