Written by Bunts

Saturday, 6 January 2007

image for Metre -v- Foot So how long *is* a piece of string?

In the UK we used to have a measurement called The Foot. Definition - 12 inches.

Now we are Europeans, we have the Metre. Definition - the distance light travels in a vacuum in 1/299792458th of a second.

Good here, innit!

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