QSS Measurement Standards, Part 7: Serees Measures

The Standards Convention of Gom met to decide and agree on standards for international trade and diplomacy. The negotiations lasted for the equivalent of thirty-two Earth years, but successfully created common frames of reference. Even so, each system maintained certain local standards. Such is the case on Serees.

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QSS Measurement Standards, Part 6: Volume and Mass

The Standards Convention of Gom met to decide and agree on standards for international trade and diplomacy. The negotiations lasted for the equivalent of thirty-two Earth years, but successfully created common frames of reference. The final major standards were quickly decided: volume and mass.

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QSS Measurement Standards, Part 5: Angles

The Standards Convention of Gom met to decide and agree on standards for international trade and diplomacy. The negotiations lasted for the equivalent of thirty-two Earth years, but successfully created common frames of reference. Augmenting the measures for length and distance: angles.

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QSS Measurement Standards, Part 4: Length/Distance

The Standards Convention of Gom met to decide and agree on standards for international trade and diplomacy. The negotiations lasted for the equivalent of thirty-two Earth years, but successfully created common frames of reference. Perhaps one of the most necessary areas to decide: length and distance.

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Welcome to Serees

I've done many images of Serees for various purposes. This is a near-photorealistic one I dashed off in Blender; texture maps done in Photoshop; clouds courtesy of NASA. Where are we? On the north shore [...]

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QSS Measurement Standards, Part 3: Calendar

The Standards Convention of Gom met to decide and agree on standards for international trade and diplomacy. The negotiations lasted for the equivalent of thirty-two Earth years, but successfully created common frames of reference. Following the time reference, a calendar was decided upon.

By | June 15th, 2011|Fiction, Writing|Comments Off on QSS Measurement Standards, Part 3: Calendar