Files On 'Standards'
The Origin Of 'Foot' For Measurement (+ Why 12 Inches?)
In this article, you'll learn why the modern 'foot' is comprised of 12 inches and the history behind this decision.
'Rule Of Thumb' Origin And Meaning (It's Not Wife-Beating!)
Where does the expression 'rule of thumb' originate from? Was it related to wife-beating? In this post, we'll tell you exactly where it came from.