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This photo-illustration depicts glass as it appears when it is heated nearly to the "glass transition temperature," when it is simultaneously composed of fluid, flowing regions and solid-like, rigid domains. Image courtesy of Kevin Kubarych and Matthew Ross, University of Michigan

Looking Through The ‘Glass Transition’ On An Ultrafast Time Scale

Glass is one of civilization’s most valuable and versatile materials. To scientists, it’s also one of the most intriguing, because it displays properties of both solids and liquids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

Solar mirrors being hauled to the Ivanpah solar power generating station in Ivanpah, Calif. in January. Photo: BrightSource Energy

Guardian Glass Being Installed At World’s Largest Solar Thermal Power Plant

Guardian Industries announced that the company’s EcoGuard Solar Boost mirrors are being installed at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California’s Mojave Desert.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2012

Vetrazzo sample at Ciot

Upgrading Your Home While Helping the Environment

Rinse, reuse, recycle and remodel! That’s the method used by Vetrazzo. They create recycled glass surfacing materials used as counter tops. This brand is now found exclusively at Ciot in Troy, Mi.

CBS 62–11/17/2011

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Guardian Helps Showcase The Big Chill At The Big House

The Big House just got brighter, as permanent light fixtures were installed in late November on top of the new luxury boxes at Michigan Stadium at the University of Michigan. The glass lenses surrounding the […]

12/08/2010

Beef Stick Recall

A Milwaukee sausage company is issuing a national recall of beef sticks because they may contain pieces of glass and hard plastic.

10/23/2010

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