What does the real world internet look like behind the exponential amount of cute cat pictures? Google recently showed off exactly what one of their top-level data centers actually looks like.
The internet is less of a magical cloud of data highways than some might expect. Instead, the net is made up of giant buildings full of high density computers connected with a dizzying amount of wires.
Watch Google’s video tour below and get an inside look at what it’s like to maintain part of the world’s largest website. See everything from retinal eye scanners, to riding scooters around to navigate the massive building.