The World Wide Web was invented by British scientist Tim Berners-Lee in 1989 while working at CERN.

Tim Berners-Lee, a British scientist, invented the World Wide Web (WWW) in 1989, while working at CERN. The web was originally conceived and developed to meet the demand for automated information-sharing between scientists in universities and institutes around the world.

the Web is amazing!

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References:

https://home.cern/science/computing/birth-web