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What is the universal scientific system of measurment called?

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November 12, 2009 11:26PM

There is no truly universal measurement system, yet. However, the metric system is global, which is probably what the reader originally wanted. (Note that the metric system is essentially a terrestrial system, and about as suited to extra-terrestrial measurements as cubits and furlongs are.)