Witness the wave of the future through Plexiglas! This short film, Looking Ahead Through Plexiglas, displays the wonder and creativity that became available with the advent of this synthetic material during the 1940s. Its versatile properties are enumerated in this historical movie, amazing for viewers even to this day! While magazines, fancy décor, and useful home appliances benefited from the transparent plastic, it was also used during wartime as airplane windshields, canopies, and gun turrets. This video expresses the historical benefits and practicalities Plexiglas was able to accomplish and serves as a nifty snapshot of a time past in technological development.