115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery

The Search Engine Google is showing a Doodle for the 115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery. The Antikythera mechanism is an ancient analogue computer and orrery used to predict astronomical positions and eclipses for calendrical and astrological purposes. On clikcing the Doodle image, Google will show search results for “what is the Antikythera mechanism?” … Continue reading “115th Anniversary of the Antikythera Mechanism’s Discovery”

Google Shows Doodle for Ferdinand Monoyer who introduced Dioptre and invented Monoyer chart

The Search Engine Google is showing an animated Doodle in few Countries for the Ferdinand Monoyer’s 181st Birthday Ferdinand Monoyer was a French ophthalmologist, known for introducing the dioptre in 1872. A dioptre is a unit of measurement of the optical power of a lens or curved mirror, which is equal to the reciprocal of … Continue reading “Google Shows Doodle for Ferdinand Monoyer who introduced Dioptre and invented Monoyer chart”

Spring Equinox 2017 Google Doodle

The Search Engine Google is showing this animated doodle in many countries at Nothern hemesphere for marking the spring equinox , i-e the First Day of Spring The Spring equinox is also called as vernal Equinox. An equinox is the moment in which the plane of Earth’s equator passes through the center of the Sun, … Continue reading “Spring Equinox 2017 Google Doodle”

Minna Canth Google Doodle

Google Doodle celebrates Minna Canth on her 137th birthday. Minna Canth pioneered Finland’s spirit of equality. Beginning with journalism, she edited and wrote for the newspaper Keski-Suomi, later going on to publish her own paper, Wapaita Aatteita, with A.B. Mäkelä. After her husband’s death, Canth raised their 7 children alone, managed her family shop selling … Continue reading “Minna Canth Google Doodle”

Fred Korematsu Google Doodle

Today Google’s US homepage is celebrating Fred T. Korematsu, a civil rights activist and survivor of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. January 30th, 2017 would have been his 98th birthday and is officially recognized as Fred Korematsu Day in California, Hawaii, Virginia and Florida. A son of Japanese immigrant parents, Korematsu … Continue reading “Fred Korematsu Google Doodle”