The Internet- What is it REALLY?

By Rachel Chamberlain

The Internet

Many people don't even get the full gist of the internet. You most likely use it everyday. You're using it right now. The internet is a global network of computers. Millions of computers are connected around the world because of the internet. You may think the internet is just a cloud in space, but in reality, all computers in the internet are connected by actual wires. They are connected by Ethernet cables, phone lines, and fiber-optic wiring on the ocean floor! The internet is important, and now that you know more than you probably did, go out and explore the internet!