We’re told the transporter takes an object or person, disassembles them on a molecular level, transmits them to another place, then reassembles them. However, there are other instances where duplication happens. Where does that matter come from? Where does the matter for regular tranports come from?
McCoy has a distrust of the transporter. Is he crazy, or does he have a point? In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew discuss the transporter and the possible ethics of using it.
Running Time: 35 minutes 43 seconds
Drew Stewart and Mike Schindler
Editor and Producer
Richard Rutledge, Jr.
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Are You Killing Duplicates? (00:16:08)
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