Q. How many miles of cable are there hidden under the ocean powering the internet?

Every time you visit a web page or send an email data is being sent and received through an intricate cable system that stretches around the globe.

Since the 1850s we've been laying cables across oceans to become better connected.

Today, there are 550,000 miles of fiber optic cables constantly transmitting data between nations.

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