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NASA Will Go Metric On the Moon

octavian755 Why are we still using the US system? (695 comments)

I was under the impression that most scientific agencies used metric as a standard (Guess US educational system failed me there). My father is a builder and I grew up seeing how contractors can be so loose with measurements. It amazes me that NASA got this far using a very inaccurate system (at times) for such precise operations.

more than 7 years ago

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