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The 'Kevin Bacon' Effect Online: Researchers Reveal How EVERYTHING on the Web Is Connected By Just 19 Clicks


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Agnes
- 1734 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
At first glance, the web may appear to be an almost random mass of information. However, researchers say that in fact,there is a 'Kevin Bacon' effect - meaning any web page is connected to any other by just 19 clicks.



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Diane B (275)
Monday February 18, 2013, 9:32 pm
intresting news
 

Tim C (2420)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 9:05 am
Thanks
 

Robert O (12)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 9:34 am
Thanks Agnes.
 

Birgit W (160)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 4:44 pm
Thanks
 

Julie F (68)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 9:52 pm
What happened to the good old 6 degrees of separation?
 

Gvapo T (22)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 2:17 am
cool :P
thanks for sharing
 
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