Links & video clips
On this page we list a number of video clips and also some links that will lead you to related web sites, and which deal with metrology in one form or another. Please contact the 2020 WMD Team should you wish us to include other links related to World Metrology Day 2020.
New links for 2020:
Links from previous years:
www.measurement.gov.au.com - Visit the NMIA webpage which contains content on the redefinition of the International System of units (SI). The page includes, amongst other things, a video recording of the lecture delivered on the redefinition of the SI by Dr Barry Inglis, at the Australian Academy of Science.
www.mtiinstruments.com - An educative link on the history of measurements, found by and submitted to WMD by Amy and Courtney!
www.bipm.org/en/measurement-units/rev-si - BIPM Resource page on the Revision of the SI
New e-learning program on legal metrology now available - visit lms.oiml.org to register
www.metrologycareers.com/ - Introduction to metrology; different types of metrology; Information on careers in metrology; Vacancies on the NCSLI Job Board
www.metrologyinfo.org - BIPM/OIML Joint Web Portal
YouTube video (2019) New Zealand is throwing away the kilogram! (Measurement Standards Laboratory, New Zealand)
YouTube video (2018) Are you ready for the new kilogram? (VSL bv)
Vimeo video (2018) Trailer for the kilo film, ‘The Last Artifact’, a 60 minute documentary film due for release in 2019:
Montana State University, in collaboration with MontanaPBS, supported by NIST
YouTube video (2018) World Metrology Day (METAS)
YouTube video (2018) A universal language (Click here for the German version)
YouTube video (2018) The KRISS Kibble balance
BIPM website videos on Redefinition (2018)
National Research Council Canada video (2017) Metrology. It counts. Also available in French: La métrologie… Ça compte !
YouTube video (2016) A world without Metrology (VSL bv)
YouTube video (2016) World Metrology Day
(Saint Lucia TV report)
YouTube video (2016) I've a ton of work to do (NSAI, Ireland)
YouTube video (2016) I'll be there in a minute (NSAI, Ireland)
YouTube video (2015) Rainbow Of Light (Katerina Mina for UNESCO's IYL2015. (c) Linda Lamon 2015)
YouTube video (2014) World Metrology Day 2014 Philippines (Philippine MSTQ, Inc. together with the National Metrology Laboratory of the Philippines NMLPHIL)
YouTube video (2014) Measurements and the global energy challenge (VSL bv)
YouTube video (2014) Measurement (Bill Nye The Science Guy)
YouTube video (2013) by KRISS (Republic of Korea)
YouTube video (2013) by INMETRO (Brazil)
YouTube video (2013) Metrology - Part 1 (VNIIMS Russian Federation)
YouTube video (2013) Metrology in daily life (VSL bv)
YouTube video (2013) Measurements in daily life (SMQ Sweden)
YouTube video about the 2010 World Metrology Day (US TV show)
YouTube video about the 2009 World Metrology Day (Saint Lucia TV report)
Note: The WMD Team publishes the above links for informative purposes,
but cannot be held liable for the information contained therein.