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From Artefacts to Atoms--The BIPM and the Search for Ultimate Measurement Standards
July 11, 2013

The International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) was created by the Metre Convention, an intergovernmental treaty signed in Paris on 20 May … more

The Promise of Urban Science
September 6, 2013

For the first time in history, more than half of the world's population lives in urban areas; by mid-century, 70 percent of the world's more than … more


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