An 11-Year-Old Girl Made the Coolest Google Doodle Yet

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Google's newest doodle is the product of a contest asking children to design an invention that would improve the world. Audrey Zhang designed the "transformative water purifier" that you can see on the Google home page. Needless to say this is one ridiculously talented young illustrator.

Google Doodle of the Day

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Google Doodle of the Day
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Google is celebrating Halloween with a shiny interactive doodle art and an easter egg feature that complements your search queries for horror film titles (ex: The Shining) with flying bats!

Google Doodle of the Day

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Google Doodle of the Day: Google and The Jim Henson Company joined forces to create a special doodle honoring what would have been Henson's 75th birthday. (Link to Google.)

The Easter Egg-filled interactive doodle allows users to "puppeteer" six original characters created specially for the occasion by Jim Henson's Creature Shop.

Meanwhile, on the official Google blog, Henson's son

Google Doodle of the Day

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Google Doodle of the Day: Google's latest animated doodle -- which has already gone live for some -- pays tribute to the legendary Freddie Mercury, who would have turned 65 tomorrow (September 5th) had he not been forced to prematurely depart.

[google / h/t: thd.]

Obligatory of the Day

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Obligatory of the Day
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Obligatory of the Day: If the UK Riots had their own Google Doodle.

[b3ta / epicponyz.]

Earlier: The new 2012 Olympic Games logo.

So This Happened of the Day

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So This Happened of the Day: Legendary RATM guitarist Tom Morello honors electric guitar pioneer Les Paul's 96th birthday by playing the Les Paul Google Doodle.

[metalhammer.]

Early Bird Special

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Early Bird Special: Google marks the 117th birthday of legendary modern dance choreographer Martha Graham with a motion doodle by "Thought of You" animator Ryan Woodward.

[drawnblog.]