Wolf reintroduction in Yellowstone has been the most popular and most environmentally justified endangered species reintroduction effort. Opposition to wolves in Yellowstone has been extremely mean-spirited. However, once the appeals court has reviewed the law and the reintroduction effort, we are confident that it will permit the wolves to stay. They are the capstone to the Yellowstone ecosystem.
In front end crashes, well-designed vehicles have front ends that crumple to absorb the energy and strong occupant compartments that resist intrusion. This allows restrained occupants to be decelerated without injury. In contrast, there is virtually no crush space on the sides of vehicles. So in serious side crashes some intrusion is inevitable but it should be minimized.
I was forced by my superiors to take a three-day leave before my tour of duty ended. After a long day, I would get up the next morning feeling refreshed by the fact that I was in a combat zone and I had an important job to do. If a computer system failed, that would have meant many of fellow soldiers could have been killed.