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Browse the Library Collection. The Asian Glass case includes carved ceremonial objects from early China, blown and cut vessels made in Japan, beaded containers from Indonesia, and a variety of luxury glassware from India. Glass was more highly valued in the West than in the Far East, where vessels were traditionally cast in bronze or fired from clay.
Globally, municipalities have been making a variety of smart city moves, all centrally controlled to improve safety, traffic congestion, energy-consumption and habitability. In light of those advancements, the most glaring missed opportunity to reduce energy consumption and improve indoor habitability in smart cities is the use of the right kind of glass. For this reason, coupled with rising temperatures and increasing concerns about global warming, glass towers are now the targets of lawmakers. There is a smarter solution to allay the legitimate downsides of all-glass or heavily glass-fronted structures so we can keep natural light while lessening environmental impact. The intelligence built into this type of smart window can adjust — at will, or automatically — for cloudy days or shadows from other buildings, depending on weather conditions or the time of day.