MrCreosote writes: The Age reports optical specialists at CSIRO are helping create a new standard for the kilogram, based on a precise number of atoms in a perfect sphere of silicon. This will replace the International Prototype, a lump of metal alloy in a vault in Paris.
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Q: How many IBM CPU's does it take to execute a job?
A: Four; three to hold it down, and one to rip its head off.