The Google search engine has paid tribute to the writer's undersea novel Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea by Jules Verne (February 8, 1828)with an interactive doodle featuring an ocean scene viewed through the portholes of a submarine.He is popularly referred to as the "Father of Science Fiction" and would have been 183 today.
Jules Verne is the author of the most famous novels such as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), A Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).
The google doodle is interactive .Desktop computer and Laptop users can interact with the doodle by moving the joystick on the right hand-side of the logo. This changes the view through the submarine windows to include different views of marine life.The iPad and iPhone users who tilt their device can watch the water level move in any direction they wish.Go to any of its official page to check it today 8 feb 2011 .
The concept of the doodle was first born in Aug 30, 1998 when Google founders Larry and Sergey played with the corporate logo to indicate their attendance at the Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert
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Google doodles have been produced for the birthdays of several noted artists and scientists, including Andy Warhol, Albert Einstein,Leonardo da Vinci, Rabindranath Tagore, Louis Braille, Percival Lowell, Edvard Munch, Nikola Tesla, Béla Bartók, René Magritte, Michael Jackson, Akira Kurosawa, H. G. Wells, Samuel Morse, Hans Christian Ørsted, Mohandas Gandhi, Dennis Gabor and Antonio Vivaldiamong others.
More Google logos can be found at Google Page.A feast to your eyes....somehow I try to compare this with Graffiti which is the name for images or lettering scratched, scrawled, painted or marked in any manner on property. GOOGLE LOGOS
If you love Google Doodle and want to submit your own doodle or an idea you can do that here at firstname.lastname@example.org.