The Chemistry of Glass and Art of Glassblowing
If you have ever tapped a phone screen to send a tweet, opted for bottled soda because it tastes better than plastic, or drooled over art glass in a gallery, then your life has been changed for the better by the transparent yet durable combination of sand and simple chemicals we call glass. This video takes a trip to McFadden Art Glass in Maryland to learn about the chemistry of this ancient material and the art of glassblowing.
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