Just How Thick Those Undersea Internet Cables Really Are?

Short answer: much thinner than I thought they were.

In this fascinating video, Nat and Lo from Google visit a company that not only makes these cables, but also lays them down on the bottom of the ocean to connect continents and countries together and enable the instantaneous communications we all come to expect from the modern web.

I recommend taking 5 minutes to watch it, you won't be dissapointed.