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Google Doodle Celebrates Anniversary of the First Climbers to Reach the Highest Peak of Greece's Mount Olympus

Google Doodle joined in celebrating an important day in Greece's history - the 87th anniversary of the first climbers to reach Mount Olympus’s highest peak. The giant mountain enchants the minds of all, seeped deep in mythology as the home...

Google Doodle Displays the Ancient Antikythera Mechanism in Celebration of 115th Anniversary

Google is celebrating the 115th anniversary of the discovery of the ancient Antikythera Mechanism with its iconic Google Doodle. Although the artifact was recovered back in 1901, recent advances in technological have helped archaeologists learn even more about an ancient...

Google Celebrates 95 Years Since the Birth of Melina Mercouri

Today's google doodlle is dedicated to Melina Mercouri, with a sketch of the famous Greek actress and politician with the Parthenon serving as her bacdrop. Mercouri is the first Greek politician who started the campaign for the return of the...

Google Celebrates St George's Day

The Google homepage Doodle today, April 23rd, celebrates St George’s Day. St George is a very popular saint among Christians whether they are Orthodox, Catholic, Lutheran, or Anglican. He is the patron saint of England and in Greece he is...

Maria Callas 90th Birthday Google Doodle Celebrates

Today December 1, 2013, Google is celebrating the life and legacy of Maria Callas with an international Google Doodle on their search engine homepages. Maria Callas’s 90th birthday. Maria Callas (born Kalogeropoulos) was born to Greek immigrant parents. As a...

Two Greek Pupils In Doodle Final

Dionysis Stavropoulos and Konstantinos Dimitroulas, 9-year-old students from Elis, have made the finals of the Google Doodle Final Contest for their imaginative paintings. They are students of the third grade of Karatoula of Elis primary school and their paintings impressed...

Google Honors Odyseus Elytis with a Doodle

The daily Google Doodle for Nov. 2 is dedicated to Greek Nobel prize laureate poet, Odyseus Elytis, who was born on Nov.2 in 1911. The Doodle depicts an olive tree, a ship and a bunch of grapes, all derived from...