A Map of Cables

The oceans are lined with bandwidth cables. It's one of the easiest ways to depict how humans interact, and interrupt, the natural beauty of the world. 

While you can't see the cables that are deep below the earth's surface, visualizing them in this way is quite eye-opening. 

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It's incredible to think about the infrastructure we have built on Earth over time. Time will tell how well we leverage such a complex setup - or if it was all just nothing more than a good idea.