Posts Tagged 'new scientist'

[An arbitrary] Eight things you didn’t know about the internet

Is there only one internet? How big is the internet? Who controls it? If it was lost in a forest, would it make a sound, or would it rely on Google maps and end up walking for days down an old dried up river bed until one final dusk, exhausted and staggering it came across a spooky farmhouse with a single light bulb burning on the porch?

And my favourite –Could the web become self-aware?


And so on and so forth