The internet is big, really big. It contains everything from movies and music, to politics and thinly veiled Douglas Adams references, but how much does it weigh? Seems like a stupid question but since digital data is basically comprised of electrons and electrons have a mass, it’s actually possible to calculate.
In this video Vsauce Michael tots up the figures and explains to us just how big the internet’s waistline is. It’s smaller than you think.