Reply to post: Re: Heavy science

Weight, what? The perfect kilogram is nearly in Planck's grasp

Anonymous Coward
Anonymous Coward

Re: Heavy science

"Lucky my old physics teacher is unlikely to be reading this ... as otherwise he'd be shouting "Unit! Unit! You nit!" at you while probably dispatching a well aimed piece of chalk in your direction. The kilogram measures mass and not weight!"

...yet is presently defined by a weight.

I fancy your old master would thoroughly approve of OP and his chalk would be flying towards gay Paris.

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