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When Measuring Mixups Are More Than Mishaps

Weekly Economic News Roundup and measuring mixups
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  1. Rick Shapiro says:

    Metric time is not as silly as it sounds. Cosmologists and physicists routinely measure distance in seconds, by conventionally setting the speed of light (c) to 1. In this sense, c is a conversion factor that allows all four elements of the covariant position vector to have the same units.

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