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@Jackptaylor's political and historical curiosities


Jul 3, 2017

Submarine cables account for over 99% of international internet traffic.
You will use them everyday on the latest pieces of technology. Yet this infrastructure is based on old knowledge.
In this episode I'll take you through 170 years of submarine cables helping us to communicate.
Link to Stuff You Missed in History Class episode on Transatlantic Telegraph Cable: http://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/transatlantic-telegraph.htm