Eleven-year-old Audrey Zhang of New York is the winner of the seventh annual U.S. Doodle 4 Google competition. She directed a team of Doodlers as they created the first animated Doodle in the history of the children's logo design competition.
The short animation celebrates the lengths we travel for family
It appears Google really wants you to spend your Christmas watching "The Interview." Just check out the note at the bottom of its festive Doodle. Yesterday, Google began streaming "The Interview" on Google Play and YouTube, a week after Sony allegedly approached the search engine giant asking for help distributing the film. Show More Summary
If you happened to type Google.com into your browser yesterday you saw a wintery doodle by one Eleanor Davis, a illustrator who created four seasonal doodles for the search giant this year. These were all fantastic doodles, but her sketches that Google didn't run are pure gold. Read more...
If you saw Sunday's adorable Google Doodle GIF celebrating the first day of winter, you might have thought the Doodle's colorful, playful style seemed familiar. That's because this is the fourth of cartoonist Eleanor Davis' series of Doodles celebrating the four seasons, which ran throughout 2014. Show More Summary
As the world and the year turn on their hinges. Not many of us going to regret seeing the back of this one… Today’s Google Doodle is cute, at least. Apart from tending the bonfires, what’s on the agenda for this shortest day? This space reserved for your ad.
By Tom Spurgeon slight redesign at 2D Cloud. New -- or at least newish -- comics features, too. in case you missed it, the permanent google doodles page has those that you may have missed, like yesterday's Kate Beaton effort on behalf of Henrietta Edwards. we're still in the midst of comiXology's fine "12 Days Of Free Comics!" promotion. Show More Summary
Huzzah! Canada's Google Doodle today celebrates the 165th birthday of Henrietta Edwards, an activist who ensured women were recognized as persons under Canadian law. During her lifetime, Edwards also established Canada's first YWCA,Show More Summary
Known as the first truly abstract artist, he would have been 148 years old today
THE CONNECTIONS BETWEEN visual art and sonic art as creative expressions have long sparked ambitious theories. Listen to an artist even describe the act of laying down an ink line, and the sense of it can sound like the act of playing a musical line.Read full article >>
The Guardian says:Like symphonies, Kandinsky’s great abstract paintings speak directly to our senses and feelings. Their constellations of mysterious marks are like waves of sound that trigger emotions. For him, the world they pointed...Show More Summary
Astronomer who classifed the stars would have been 151 today
Thanks to a box of colored pencils and a whole lot of creativity, Makenzie Melton now has a $15,000 college scholarship, a netbook computer and a $25,000 technology grant for a new computer lab at her school. How did a third-grader from El Dorado Springs, Missouri, score the prizes? By winning Google’s 2010 Doodle 4 […]
Freud, the youngest child of "father of psychoanalysis" Sigmund Freud, pioneered the field of child psychology
Social media is abuzz with #WORLDAIDSDAY. News organizations are covering the disease and telling the stories of those affected. Memorials for those who have died from AIDS are being passed around. Health organizations are tweeting great infographics about HIV prevention and medications and urging people to go out and get tested. Show More Summary
Lebanon did not officially celebrate its 71st independence anniversary this Saturday, but Google made it up for the Lebanese by celebrating our independence in style with a doodle featuring dancers performing the national “dabke” folk dance. The Lebanese government decided to cancel the Independence Day celebrations for the first time since the 1975-1990 civil […]
It would have been her 96th birthday
Anyone doing a Google search today will be greeted with the Google doodle using art by Corita Kent to pay tribute to the pop artist, who was famous during the ’60s and ’70s and who for many years was a Sister of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Today would have been her 96th birthday. […]
A cultural omnivore ahead of her time. Today's Google Doodle honors what would have been the 96th birthday of artist and designer Corita Kent. Born in Iowa, Kent became a nun after finishing high school in 1936, joining the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Show More Summary