Featured in glass
How glassblowers turn silica, soda ash, and lime into stunning works of art
The ancient craft may have a more sustainable future.
An inside look at how fiber optic glass is made
At Corning’s Wilmington, North Carolina factory, high temperatures and intense chemistry turn silica into the backbone of the internet.
Corning’s new Gorilla Glass could make your phone screen a lot harder to break
It can survive higher falls and endure more pressure before scratching.
Dragonglass is real, even if white walkers (hopefully) aren’t
Megapixels: 'Game of Thrones' turns a naturally-occurring glass into a fantastical weapon.
China Is Building The Longest And Highest Glass Bridge In The World
Calling all adrenaline junkies
Shatterproof Glass Helped Prevent Further Injuries In Chelsea Bombing
It was one of the post-9/11 additions to New York City buildings
These Windows Can Go Opaque On Command
Panes block sunlight with the flip of a switch
Hydraulic Press Versus Nearly Invincible Glass Teardrops
A new challenger emerges. Who will win?
This Super Glass Material Is Almost As Strong As Steel
A cracked cell phone screen could become a thing of the past
Maker Faire: This Plasma-Filled Glass Robot Can Dance
Okay, so it's a robot-shaped marionette—still awesome