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Basically some slightly-time-delayed absorber built-into the chassis.
The german word for it is "Tilgermasse" couldn't find a proper english term for it.
A lot of ppl fear driving smarts but being more endangered in a crash is just FUD.
Especially crumple seems to be a fetish of US car makers after their historical ignorance of it when they built massive chunks of metal that behaved the way you fear smarts would do.
It's probably already a tradition to lack behind in the automotive industry.
Being annoyed of hardcore capitalism doesn't mean that one is either communist or socialist. But that's what ppl seem getting accused of all the time. Center/conservative for me has the flavor of being stagnant. The right wing has that stench of chauvinism. And classic left-wingers seem too naive and unrealistic.
I for example love the "Floating above, thus transcending this question" option that's how i personally roll. Time to move on. I believe it's time to try something new altogether.
No hassle with assembly and danger of hurting yourself in the process.
And ofc all transparent and glass for cooler looks: http://osxdaily.com/2011/03/18/boost-iphone-reception-with-a-glass/
Looks like someone want to drive traffic to his site.
NASA press release
"if you don't want your beliefs ridiculed you shouldn't have such funny beliefs"