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Viral Video: How We Are All Connected Under The Oceans

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Mon, 07 Sep 2015 16:28:21 Z)

Chances are this story is reaching you through an undersea cable. The 885,000 kilometers (550,000 miles) of cables running across the bottoms of the oceans carry 99% of international data, according to a Business Insider report.

This video, created by Business Insider, shows how the cables connect the continents.

Lead Stories' Trendolizer constantly travels each and every inch of these undersea cables looking for the hottest trending technology content. Scroll down to see the latest.

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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