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    Revolutionary history of weights and measures




    WACKY WEB WEEK

    Revolutionary history of weights and measures


    By Kathleen Atkins

    Why would anyone invest 1 million euros to sculpt a perfectly round, one-kilogram sphere of silicon? Derek Muller, creator of the Veritasium channel and its educational science segments for YouTube, packs the history of the kilogram into a video.

    The full text of this column is posted at windowssecrets.com/wacky-web-week/revolutionary-history-of-weights-and-measures/ (paid content, opens in a new window/tab).

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