How Google Doodles Get Made

Google recently posted a video offering an inside look on how Google Doodles Get Made, focusing in on the Lotte Reiniger Doodle. How Google make’s its Doodles is actually quite involved as you will see in the video at the…

Google Celebrates Teachers’ Day with Google Doodle

Dancing pencils reading books is the Google Doodle of the day happily celebrating National Teacher Day, often simply called Teachers’ Day. Teachers’ Day is actually part of the NEA’s Teacher Appreciation Week for 2016. This is not to be confused…

Alice Paul Gets Google Doodle Tribute On 131st Birthday

Alice Paul would have been 131 today, and Google is honoring the women’s rights activist with a special doodle on its homepage and other search properties. Alice Paul led the 1910s campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment, prohibiting discrimination of sex…

Lucy Maud Montgomery Honored With Google Doodle

Lucy Maud Montgomery, better known as L.M. Montgomery, is being honored today with a video Google Doodle. The author, born on November 30th, 1874, is best known for her novel Anne of Green Gables and the subsequent series. Monday’s Google…

Duke Kahanamoku Google Doodle Shines Light On Legendary ‘Big Kahuna’

Duke Kahanamoku (or Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku) is the subject of a new Google doodle honoring his legacy as the man who is largely responsible for spreading the sport of surfing. Kahanamoku, who won five Olympic medals for…

Nellie Bly Honored With Google Doodle, Karen O Song

Nellie Bly is the subject of Google’s doodle for May 5, as the day would have been the journalist’s 151st birthday. Bly was her pen name. Her real name was Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman. She was best known for her record-breaking…

Who Invented the Piano? Google Doodle Celebrates 360th Birthday of Bartolomeo Cristofori

Who invented the piano? Bartolomeo Cristofori di Francesco of course! Don’t worry, you’re not the only one who didn’t know. A lot of people don’t know that (if you did, give yourself a nice pat on the back). Google is…

Pony Express Google Doodle Is Actually a Game. Wanna Play? [Watch]

The Pony Express is the latest Google Doodle to be featured on the search engines homepage to commemorate the 155th anniversary of the mid-1800s cross-country mail delivery system. But, what you may not know is the Google Doodle is actually…

When Was the First Mail Delivered via the Pony Express? Playable Google Doodle Honors 155th Anniversary

Google is trying to make sure you don’t get anything done at work today – something at which the company excels. Today’s homepage features a playable Google Doodle honoring the most famous mail service of all time. When was the…

2014 Trending Topics Highlighted With Google Doodle

With New Year’s Eve here, Google is celebrating the end of the year with a doodle on its homepage pointing users to 2014 trending topics. It’s an animated doodle that shows the word Google turning into “2014,” with each number…