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Tom Scott takes a closer look at the kilogram

Vlogger Tom Scott, whose YouTube videos are watched by nearly 500,000 subscribers, explores the mass labs at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) as part of his latest video, which focuses on the kilogram

Tom met NPL scientists Stuart Davidson and Ian Robinson to find out how they make sure mass measurements are consistent across the UK and what the future has in store for the kilogram.

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Last Updated: 28 Jun 2016
Created: 28 Jun 2016

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