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World Meteorology Day: India adopts new standard for kilogram, changes textbooks
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World Meteorology Day: India adopts new standard for kilogram, changes textbooks

The resolution for change was made last year and will be adopted by Indian Institutes.

The definition of the kilogram has been changed, by scientists, 130 years later
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The definition of the kilogram has been changed, by scientists, 130 years later

20 May 2019 is a red letter day with the changes in the definition of the ampere, the Kelvin and the mole.

World Metrology Day: Why the updated kilogram is both a big deal and not so much
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World Metrology Day: Why the updated kilogram is both a big deal and not so much

On 20 May, the kilogram was redefined in the first update to the metric system since 1983.

Dusty old kilogram may be upgraded this week to a more accurate unit of measurement
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Dusty old kilogram may be upgraded this week to a more accurate unit of measurement

That said, if you're buying dal or bananas, there will be absolutely no change whatsoever: Experts.

NIST measures Planck's Constant with unprecedented accuracy to help redefine the kilogram
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NIST measures Planck's Constant with unprecedented accuracy to help redefine the kilogram

A prototype artifact in France has been the reference for how much a kilogram should weigh, and has been in use since 1889.