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550,000 miles of cables that power the internet

Did you know the World Wide Web is powered by a network of cables that stretch below the surface of the ocean? Hundreds of cables, only a few inches thick, transmit data all over the world. You have to see this incredible map that shows what it takes to connect the globe. Watch this video to see where all of these cables lay.

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