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The Physics Behind the Nonsense: Kilograms and Instagrams

On one hand, the kilogram. The SI unit of mass (NOT WEIGHT!). Currently defined as the mass of a certain platinum-iridium cylinder, the kilogram may receive a new definition, or another, soon. For simplicity though, the mass of 1 litre of water is 1 kg. On the other hand, Instagram. A photo-sharing service, used by millions. Take a photo, …

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