Birth of the Web

British physicist Tim Berners-Lee invented the web at CERN in 1989. The project, which Berners-Lee named "World Wide Web", was originally conceived and developed to meet the demand for information sharing between physicists in universities and institutes around the world.

You can find out much more about the birth of the Web at http://home.web.cern.ch/about/birth-web

 

 

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