The Internet Turns 21!


What would you do without the internet? Yesterday, August 6th, the World Wide Web celebrated its 21st birthday! The internet was invented by Tim Berners-Lee, who proposed the idea while working at the European Organization for Nuclear Research in Switzerland. Berners-Lee planned for the web to be a worldwide network of computers sharing information and it definitely has! Read more about Tim Berners-Lee and the World Wide Web in this Huffington Post article.

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