Here in Europe we don’t get why the US still won’t aquire the metric system for measurement. Veritasium doesn’t really want to put up this never ending battle of the systems, but wanted to explore, why Fahrenheit is like it is. And how it was in the beginning. Some interesting trivia that got over 500.000 views within a day. Measured in “YouTube”.

“The crazy story of the arbitrary temperature scale used in a tiny minority of countries.”