What is the World Wide Web?
``The World Wide Web (WWW, W3, or the Web) is a body of information
transmitted over the network of cables and computers that is the
Internet. The Web was originally developed at the Swiss research center
CERN as a way for physicists there to share information. The Web now
uses the Internet to make information available to computer users
Sarah Seastone at the Geometry Forum
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