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15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Internet

• How much does the internet weigh? Who is the Catholic Church’s patron saint of the Internet? From web traffic to hacking, here are 15 bizarre and unusual facts about the internet. 15 – Tim Berners-Lee was knighted • Tim Berners-Lee, early in his career, got himself in trouble at …

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Which of The “Friends” Are You? | Bad Internet

– One, two, three, four. B-L-U-E. – And then he stepped backwards, and he squashed a slug with is bare foot, and it just like exploded everywhere! It was so cool. – So gross. I’m trying to eat breakfast. – No you’re not. You’re just staring at it. What are …

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Kids Explain the Internet…and It’s Adorable

– Canadians explain the Internet. (bright music) – The Internet’s something magical. – It’s a boat that makes the TV work I think. – You can’t see it. – The Internet is– – A large space full of things. – Made out of electricity. – A virtual world. – Technology …

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The Internet: Crash Course Computer Science #29

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science! As we talked about last episode, your computer is connected to a large, distributed network, called The Internet. I know this because you’re watching a youtube video, which is being streamed over that very internet. It’s arranged as an ever-enlarging …

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The Internet Was A Mistake

In October of 1992, when the world wide web was just a few years old, and the idea of streaming terabytes of pornography was just a far-fetched dream, a presidential candidate had an interesting idea: “I will have a unique mandate… that we’re going to inform the people in detail …

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What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

So you are reading an article online when you get an instant message with a link to a funny photo, which of course you have to share. And now you are reading your Facebook News Wall, which sends you to a video of a panda bear attacking a kid. And …

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10 WAYS THE INTERNET HAS CHANGED OUR LIVES FOREVER

10 Funny situations that show how much the internet has changed our lives. Gadgets and technology play a part in our lives. But it literally is just a part. Don’t ever succumb to panic. Real life is definitely still out there, despite the huge effect that the internet has to …

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The Science of Internet Addiction & Brainpower

In September of 1848, a 25 year old named Phineas Gage was working on a railroad in Vermont when some explosive powder ignited prematurely and sent an iron rod flying through his cheek and out the top of his skull- demolishing his prefrontal cortex. The rod was later found about …

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