Monthly Archives: July 2018

2017 Laws of Cricket (or how not to specify quantities)

With the cricket season in full swing, Martin Vlietstra highlights some aspects of the laws of the game. Martin is on the active panel of qualified cricket umpires, and also comments frequently on articles posted on Metric Views. Likes(9)Dislikes(17)

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Mixed messages from Farnborough

We speculate on the implications of two announcements today from the Farnborough Air Show. Likes(12)Dislikes(18)

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Isolationist or Imperialist?

On the eve of a showdown Cabinet meeting on Brexit, one of our frequent contributors, Ronnie Cohen, asks if British attitudes both to the EU and to this country’s metric changeover are part of the same mindset. Likes(18)Dislikes(0)

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