Dec 16, 2007

All Hail Fiber Optics

They used Copper wires when 56kbps was the "Internet Age". Now,fiber cable is what makes high speed Internet possible for us. That's what I call the "Internet Age".

Glass or plastic fiber is bundled together making it a cable and you can see these fibers in IKEA, under Lights. I think that's what they call that section. There's this particular lamp that just calls out to you... "Stroke me... stroke me..."

Pictures from Wikipedia

I think it also looks like a sea urchin. The sea urchin's on the right by the way.

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