How does the Internet work

Video Credit: World Science Festival      Sent in by: dl

A short video clip of Internet Everywhere: The Future of History's Most Disruptive Technology. Ride shotgun with a packet of data; one of trillions involved in the trillions of Internet interactions that happen every second. Follow the packet as it flows through circuits, wires, and cables, to a host server, and back again, all in less than a second.

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