Tag: Google Doodle

Google Marks Inge Lehmann 127th Birthday Who Discovered Earth’s Inner Core

Today’s Google Doodle honors Inge Lehmann, the female seismologist who discovered the earth’s inner and outer cores. Designed by Doodler Kevin Laughlin, the animated logo uses a glowing orb to represent Lehmann’s discovery. Born in Østerbro, Denmark, Lehmann was appointed the head of the department of seismology at Denmark’s Geodtical Institute in 1928. After intensive…

Google Doodle Celebrates Earth Day 2015 [VIDEO]

The Google Doodle today celebrates Earth Day with a quiz that asks, “Which animal are you?” After clicking on the rotating globe in the doodle, Googlers are taken to a page where they can answer a few quick questions about their personality before finding out which animal is their kindred spirit.

The First Google Store Opens in London – Get Googly in the U.K.

On Wednesday Google opened its first branded store. The London flapship features an interactive Google Earth surround screen installation and an interactive doodle wall. The Google shop is a store within a store, housed inside a Currys PC World, an electronics retailer. It will sell Android devices, Chromebook laptops and Chromecast. It will also offer…

Happy New Year LNC! Google Doodle Celebrates With 2014 VIDEO

Google decided to leave behind the year with a special doodle showing some of the most trending searches of 2014. The image shows a simple animation that reflects some of the most important moments of the last year: The World Cup, the Rosetta Space Mission, India’s Mars Orbiter and the ALS.

Merry Christmas LNC Family: Google Doodle Celebrates Holidays 2014 [VIDEO]

Merry Christmas LNC Family!! Google Doodle Celebrates This Holidays 2014 with a festive animation inspired by the season kindness. Some ski, some cycle and some skateboard to make it home in time for December 25. Matt Cruickshank, the doodle’s creator, said: “I set about creating multiple people that transform and adapt to their surroundings. “It’s…

Google Doodle – 25th Anniversary fall of the Berlin Wall [VIDEO]

Google Doodle on Sunday celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall with an interactive video doodle.The Google doodle shows a video depicting the scenes as West Berliners greet their eastern counterparts on the night in 1989. The video also shows pieces of the fallen wall in various parts of the world,…

Google Doodle Remembers French Physicist Léon Foucault

The latest Google Doodle marks the 194th birthday of Jean Bernard Léon Foucault, the French physicist and inventor of a pendulum that demonstrated the rotation of the earth. While it had long been known that the Earth rotated, the introduction of the Foucault pendulum in 1851 was the first simple proof of the rotation in…

Rosalind Franklin, DNA Scientist, Celebrated By Google Goodle

British biophysicist and x-ray crystallographer helped discover DNA’s structure but controversially missed out on Nobel prize. The latest Google doodle celebrates the life and work of British biophysicist and x-ray crystallographer Rosalind Franklin, whose research led to the discovery of the structure of DNA. Franklin was born in Notting Hill, London on 25 July 1920.…

Franz Kafka’s Birthday Celebrated With Google Doodle

Google has metamorphosed its Doodle to celebrate the 130th birthday of avant garde Czech novelist Franz Kafka. Google has metamorphosed its Doodle to celebrate the 130th birthday of avant garde Czech novelist Franz Kafka. Evoking Kafka’s best known work, The Metamorphosis, the six letters of the Google logo are transformed into a cockroach. Unlike the…

Summer Solstice 2013, New Google Doodle

The search engine marks the beginning of the summer season this Friday at 7:04 with a dynamic doodle. The arrival of summer is a date expected by many for the heat of summer, good weather and usually vacations. Google celebrate by adding devoting time holding a new doodle to the summer solstice 2013, which occurs…

Ella Fitzgerald Commemorated By Google Doodle

Ella Fitzgerald, who would have been 96 on 25 April, had a career that spanned six decades and was known as ‘the queen of jazz’. Ella Fitzgerald, whose great vocal range and perfect pitch won her the monikers ‘the first lady of song’ and ‘the queen of jazz’, has been commemorated in a Google doodle.…

Nicolau Copernicus Becomes The Centre Of Google’s Universe As The Search Giant Marks Astronomer’s 540th Birthday

For all his efforts, Nicolaus Copernicus is at the centre of the space-exploration universe. The astronomer, born 540 years ago today, has a crater on the moon and aNASA trajectory system. In 1972, scientists in the U.S. and Britain launched a Copernicus observatory (OAO-3) into orbit. The Kopernik Space Education Center, perched at the top…

Mary Leakey 100th Birthday: Google Doodle Honours Famous British Archaeologist And Anthropologist

The Google doodle represents one of Leakey’s most famous achievements – the discovery of 3.5 million-year-old fossilised hominid footprints, at Laetoli in Tanzania. Famous British archaeologist and anthropologist Mary Leakey has been honoured with a Google doodle to mark what would have been her 100th birthday. Born in London on February 6, 1913, her passion…

Frank Zamboni’s Birthday Commemorated In Google Doodle

Google’s latest doodle marks the 112 birthday of Frank Zamboni, the inventor of the world’s first self-propelled ice-resurfacing machine, which the Italian-American trademarked in his own name and is now commonly known as a “Zamboni”. The playable doodle, which involves manipulating an ice-cleaning machine after a number of animated skaters depart from a rink, is…