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MIT’s New Glass, A Glass And a Half That Out Gorillas Gorilla Glass…

Glass, far more than just a window looking out over the world of the great outdoors, in this fast paced electronic world it has become the window looking into our online lives.

MIT have this week announced a glass breakthrough that heralds a brand new generation of glass, a glare free and self-cleaning future thanks to MIT’s wonder glass. The lessons learned and manufacturing techniques required may in the years to come be integrated into current manufacturing processes. Creating a brand new Gorilla of the Glass world.

Completely absent of glare MITs Glass sets new standards in clarity and outdoor useability. The basis for MIT’s new glass is a new Nano scale pattern imprinted into the glasses surface. Tall Nano scale rods are printed into the glasses surface , 20nm wide and 100nm tall, these glass towers imbue the glass with its new talents. MIT also discovered that the new surface was also able to repel water, which would bounce off its surface and take any dirt or dust with it, self-cleaning like all good Gorillas.

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