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How To Get Living Glass In No Mans Sky?

Do you love going on adventures in No Man’s Sky, but sometimes find yourself wishing you could create a more permanent reminder of your travels? Maybe you’ve seen other players online sporting beautiful stained glass creations, and you’re wondering how they do it. Well, wonder no more! With this guide, you’ll be able to make your own living glass right at home. It’s easier than you might think!

How To Get Living Glass In No Mans Sky?

As of now, Living Glass has to be crafted using a blueprint. You can obtain the blueprint in manufacturing facilities or operations centers. You can also buy it from the Synthesis Laboratory on board the space anomaly.

Alternatively, you will receive the blueprint by completing the Scientist questline.

The blueprint contains the following ingredients:

  • 1x Lubricant + 5x Glass = Living Glass

Check out our other guide if you’re interested in knowing how to make Glass in NMS.

How To Make Lubricant In NMS?

To make living glass it’s also handy to know how to make lubricant. You will need to get the blueprint first which you can get from various places.

You can find the blueprint in Manufacturing Labs, Operations Centers, or a Synthesis Lab for 250 Units. The Synthesis lab in the anomaly.

Similar to the living glass blueprint. You can also obtain the Lubricant blueprint by completing the Scientist questline.

You can make it by crafting these ingredients:

  • Faecium x50 + Gamma Root x400 = Lubricant

What is Living Glass Used For In No Mans Sky?

Living Glass is a tradeable item and is worth 566,000 Units. Making it and selling it can be quite lucrative.

Its also used in crafting to make a Cryogenic Chamber. 1 living glass + 1 Cryo pump makes a Cryogenic Chamber.

If you want to make big bucks. You can combine your Cryogenic Chamber with Iridesite and a Quantum Processor to make a Statis Device. A Statis Device sells for 17 million units.

How Much Does Living Glass Sell For NMS?

Living glass sells for 556,000 Units per piece. Stacking these can be quite profitable especially if you can make a living glass farm pumping out living glass on autopilot.


Now you know how to get Living Glass in No Man’s Sky and what it’s used for. Get out there and start adventuring! And don’t forget to take some pictures along the way to remember your journey. Happy travels!