Adding glass to a home makes that home feel much more open. This is very true that if a square room has even one window it can be comfortable to be in. a room with no window would be a sad place to be. Windows, glass doors, glass accessories, and even decorative glass has its advantages. Glass is not only great for looking pretty or opening a way to look out into the world, glass actually has many practical real-life uses. Other than glass being used at home as glass doors for home, glass can be used to make greenhouses for plants.
Apart from greenhouses glass can even help save lives. Many of you might be thinking, “How can something so fragile be able to save a life?” The answer is, glass can actually be used to stop bullets. A long time ago a scientist was making different chemicals in hopes of creating something new. During this process, he accidentally knocked over one of his glass beakers. The beaker fell to the ground but it didn’t break and instead only had cracks all over it. What had happened is, the various chemicals that are used to make bulletproof glass is what that scientist had accidentally discovered.
With the help of a glass, we have been able to peer out into the universe and receive answers to questions that we asked thousands of years ago. Telescopes are one of the best achievements when it comes to space exploration. Using a few glass mirrors we are able to look out, deep into the universe and observe life at its most basic level. Glass can also be used to look at things that are very close. A magnifying glass used in microscopes is the perfect item for scientists to be able to study bacteria, viruses, human biology, plant biology and also animal biology.
Through the use of glass, we have been able to protect ourselves from those that would wish to harm us. With the help of a glass, we have been able to accurately tell what exactly happens in our universe, why it happens and also how it happens. Glass has told us more about our own bodies than we were ever able to. Glass has also helped the old, and the unfortunate who have weak eyesight. Eyeglasses are some of the best use of glass in the modern age. Giving people with weak eyesight the chance to see clearly again.