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Why Are Fairy Tales Universally Appealing?

The Internet was actually born outside a biker bar in Silicon Valley. In the early 1970s, several packet-switching computer networks existed. Robert Kahn and Vint Cerf had the idea of joining them up. To do this, they would need a common set of rules, they called these rules the Internet Protocol Suite. One of these networks was a packet radio system that operated out of a converted bread van operated by students at the Stanford Research Institute. On 22nd November 1977, parked outside a bar called Zotts, the van successfully sent a message to London via Norway and back to California by satellite. It travelled 90,000 miles in two seconds.