“There is nothing noble in being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.” Probably W.L. Sheldon, US lecturer on ethics (1858 – 1907) rather than Ernest Hemingway.
Wednesday, 13 July 2016
Weights are measured
As part of the project to redefine the kilogram the NIST-4 watt balance
has completed new measurements of Planck’s constant. The value of h being
6.62606983 x 10–34 kg.m2/s with an uncertainty of plus or minus 22 on the last