Raising the Standards (1988)

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  • Featuring

    Alan Dobie

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction


A look at the importance of measurement in all aspects of life, from pregnancy to space travel. The programme traces the development of measurement techniques, and explains why new measurement techniques are necessary for the development of new and innovative products, since they increasingly depend on manufacture to the accuracy of a nanometre - about the size of an atom.

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