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Response to mahatmakanejeeves (Original post)

Fri Nov 16, 2018, 11:41 AM

6. Switching to a scientific formula

The kilo heretofore was defined by a lump of plutonium in a glass case. That was essential in the middle ages, but now we can define it more precisely with modern science.

Unfortunately, the article doesn't go into detail.

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