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[–]magnora7 6 insightful - 1 funny6 insightful - 0 funny7 insightful - 1 funny -  (1 child)

Electrons move through a wire at about a centimeter an hour. The signal travels in the empty "holes" where electrons can go, and the holes can travel at 1/3 the speed of light. But the electrons only move 1 cm per hour. That still blows my mind.

[–]Noding 4 insightful - 2 funny4 insightful - 1 funny5 insightful - 2 funny -  (0 children)

My mind is blown right now