The Entangled Web We Weave

Visualization from the Opte Project of various connected routes through the Internet (2005).

Without our machines, the majority of us die; we literally drop like flies.

Technology is what has made us different. It’s what makes us different. It’s why we’re still here.

Scott Dewing is a technologist, teacher, and writer. He was born the same year the Internet was invented. This does not make him special— just old.

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