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 2018 WMD Team should you wish us to include other links related to World Metrology Day 2018.


Useful links

   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


Video clips


   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.