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Doodle 4 Google Winning Doodle Hits Google’s Homepage

Google 4 Doodle, Google’s doodle contest aimed at students grades K-12, has received a winner: 2nd grader Dylan Hoffman from Racine, Wisconsin. The doodle, entitled, “Pirate Times,” was Hoffman’s response to Google’s concept of: “If I could travel in time I’d visit…”. Hoffman gets a $30,000 college scholarship and a Chromebook. His school gets a $50,000 technology grant. His doodle, …

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Doodle 4 Google Awards Pirate-Themed Doodle

Today, Google has announced the winner of their annual Doodle 4 Google contest, which sees kids aged K-12 give their best artistic spins on the famous Google logo. This year’s contest saw 114,000 submissions, which were narrowed down to 50 state winners earlier this month. Now, after an online voting period, the winner emerges in the form of a second …

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Ronald Reagan was a Terrible Artist

Whether you agree with the man’s economic policies or not, there is one thing we can all agree on. Ronald Reagan was a bad drawer. Margaret Thatcher’s personal papers have been released via the Cambridge University Archive are available for viewing courtesy of the Margaret Thatcher Foundation. One notable paper is titled, “Doodles left by President Reagan on the table …

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St. Patrick’s Day Google Doodle And The Google St. Patty’s Day Vibe

Today, Saturday, March 17, 2012, is St. Patrick’s Day, and Google has a doodle, of course (pictured above). As they often do, Google’s doodle appeared in other parts of the world (like Australia) before making its way here to the U.S. As a colleague pointed out, the doodle focuses more on art than on drinking, which has become the true …

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“World Record For Largest Observed Snowflake” Google Doodle Puzzles The Web

Yesterday, Google ran an interesting, animated doodle for its logo, celebrating the 125th anniversary of the world record for largest observed snowflake. As I asked, in my article about it, where does Google come up with this stuff? A lot of others were wondering the same thing. For example, here are a couple of the comments we got: “So how …

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World Record For Largest Observed Snowflake Celebrated With Google Doodle

Update: More on that flake.. If you go to Google.com today, you will notice a new Google doodle celebrating the 125th anniversary of the world’s largest snowflake. Then, you might ask yourself, ‘Where does Google come up with this stuff?” The doodle is animated. A flock of birds flies away as the giant snowflake falls from the sky, to land …

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Honored With Google Doodle

As you may know, today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and Google is celebrating with a doodle. The doodle was created by artist Faith Ringgold. Here’s the bio she uses on her site: Faith Ringgold, began her artistic career more than 35 years ago as a painter. Today, she is best known for her painted story quilts — art …

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