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Measuring the World: Making complicated problems simpler by really going metric
The book explains how the metric system is a superbly designed set of units which enables us to measure everything imaginable. Mass, length, time, and temperature are just the start. It explores ways that the metric system is an aid to the easy calculation of a host of practical problems and explains how painstaking work by talented scientists over decades has produced a p ...more
Paperback, 402 pages
Published October 5th 2014 by Enigma Scientific Publications
(first published July 2nd 2014)
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