March 12 is the 30th Birthday of the World Wide Web. Read the following articles to learn about the history of the web, the technology used to connect various parts of the world, and the difference between the internet and the world wide web.
On a sheet of looseleaf, answer the following:
1. What did you find most surprising? Why?
2. What did you find most interesting? Why?
3. In the USA Today article, Tim Berners-Lee mentions that the web can be a “vehicle for public good.” How do you think the web has been used for good? And how do you think it has been used for evil?
4. What do you think is the best part of internet access? Why?
Here’s an update from the new InSight Mission: