Cern to re-create first web page

2013-04-30 09:46
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Cape Town – A team at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (Cern) has launched a project to re-create the first web page.

The BBC reported that the aim is to preserve the original hardware and software associated with the birth of the web.

The world wide web was developed by Prof Sir Tim Berners-Lee while working at Cern.

The initiative coincides with the 20th anniversary of the research centre giving the web to the world.

According to Dan Noyes, the web manager for Cern's communication group, re-creation of the world's first website will enable future generations to explore, examine and think about how the web is changing modern life.
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