It’s time for the U.S. to use the metric system

1 June 2014OpinionPoliticsScience

Susannah Locke, writing for Vox:

The metric system is far superior to the bizarre system of feet, miles, pounds, and gallons used in the United States.

I couldn’t agree more.

The whole rest of the world seems to get this. So why aren’t we doing it, too?

Good question. Read the article for history and compelling arguments for why the United States should embrace the metric system.