How do web pages from around the world instantly get to your computer? Through skinny cables along the bottom of the ocean. Enjoy Internet Ocean in Deep Dark Ocean, Oct. 2019 issue of Ask Science Magazine
This is my first article in Ask magazine and probably one of the hardest articles to write. To me, getting information on our computers seems like magic. But learning about the cables the size of a hose on the ocean floor that get the information to our computers is equally incredible.