Breaking News
Home » Tag Archives: Google doodle (page 2)

Tag Archives: Google doodle

Google celebrates Annie Besant’s 168th birth anniversary with a charming doodle

Annie Besant is a name featured prominently in Indian history text books and rightly so. A British woman who came to India and made it her home, she was instrumental in the Indian freedom struggle. And Google India has now showcased Annie Besant’s contribution to the country for all to see with a Google Doodle celebrating her 168th birth anniversary. The Doodle shows ... Read More »

A tribute to Volta on his 270th Birthday Google Doodle

Are you inquisitive about the new Google Doodle? What is the significance of the metallic touch, electrical science inputs; battery sign, symbols of zinc and copper? Today’s Doodle pays tribute to the 18th century Italian physicist, chemist and electrical pioneer who invented the first electrical battery, Alessandro Volta. Google celebrated Volta’s 270th birthday today on February 18 showcasing his accomplishment. On ... Read More »

Rosalind Franklin’s 93rd b’day celebrated with Google doodle

New Delhi: Google celebrates British biophysicist and x-ray crystallographer Rosalind Franklin’s 93rd birthday with a doodle.  Honouring her contribution to our understanding of the molecular structure of DNA, the doodle contains an image of her and the DNA double helix. Born into an influential Jewish family in London in 1920, Franklin showed exceptional academic abilities from early childhood. She later ... Read More »

Google celebrates Earth Day 2013 with an animated doodle

NEW DELHI: Google on Monday came out with an animated doodle to celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the Earth Day. Earth Day is observed every year on April 22 to create awareness among the masses on environmental issues. Events are held across the world to sensitize people about the need to protect our environment. John McConnell in 1969 at the ... Read More »

Nicolaus Copernicus honoured by a Google doodle

Zeenews Bureau Mountain View (California): Continuing with its much feted trend, search giant Google on Tuesday came up a classy doodle to pay tribute to legendary astronomer Nicolas Copernicus on his 540th birthday. Copernicus is famously known for his theory that corrected the misconception of Earth being at the centre of the universe.The doodle depicts a heliocentric astronomical model with ... Read More »

Google celebrates Bram Stoker’s books with a doodle on his 165th birthday

NEW DELHI: Google, on Thursday, celebrated Abraham “Bram” Stoker’s 165th birthday with a fascinating Bram Stoker books doodle. Born on November 8, 1847 in Dublin, Ireland, Abraham “Bram” Stoker was a short story writer and novelist, well known for his 1857 Gothic fiction novel Dracula. The plot of the novel Dracula revolves round the character Count Dracula, a vampire, who ... Read More »