"Andrew Blum: What is the Internet, really?"
"When a squirrel chewed through a cable and knocked him offline, journalist Andrew Blum started wondering what the Internet was really made of."
Mines the nature of the internet from the point of view of an architecture journalist, exploring the physical elements of what we normal see as etherial.
Notes the extensive underwater cables that transfer data in the form of light around the world, in the process of physical information shipping.
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