Monthly Archives: July 2020

Micro metric measurements in everyday products

SI is capable of measuring anything from the tiniest particles to the largest objects in the universe. While it may sound technical and scientific, there are practical benefits of tiny measurements in some everyday products. Here, Ronnie Cohen takes a … Continue reading

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An unnatural foot

Ronnie Cohen looks at the tenuous link between the imperial foot and human feet. Likes(9)Dislikes(0)

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E-scooter speed muddle

From 4 July, the use of electric scooters will become legal in Great Britain, albeit on a limited trial basis. The use of privately owned e-scooters will remain illegal, and e-scooters will not be permitted on pavements. E-scooter design speeds … Continue reading

Posted in Law, Road signs, Transport | 12 Comments