Galileo's Telescope - Google Doodle Galileo's Telescope Logo on 25th August, 2009

Galileo's Telescope Logo at Google Search Home Page on 25th August, 2009. Google doodle appeared into Galileo's Telescope Logo to mark 400th anniversary of Galileo's Telescope.
Google Doodle - Galileo's Telescope Logo
"Google Doodle - Galileo's Telescope Logo"

Galileo Galilei Information Source Wikipedia

Galileo Galilei (15 February 1564[2] – 8 January 1642)[1][3] was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution. His achievements include improvements to the telescope and consequent astronomical observations, and support for Copernicanism. Galileo has been called the "father of modern observational astronomy,"[4] the "father of modern physics,"[5] the "father of science,"[5] and "the Father of Modern Science."[6] Stephen Hawking says, "Galileo, perhaps more than any other single person, was responsible for the birth of modern science."[7]
Galileo Galilei

Portrait of Galileo Galilei by Giusto Sustermans
Born 15 February 1564(1564-02-15)[1]
Pisa,[1] Duchy of Florence, Italy
Died 8 January 1642 (aged 77)[1]
Arcetri,[1] Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Italy
Residence Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Italy
Fields Astronomy, Physics and Mathematics
Institutions University of Pisa
University of Padua
Alma mater University of Pisa
Academic advisors Ostilio Ricci[citation needed]
Known for Kinematics
Telescopic observational astronomy
Religious stance Roman Catholic

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Afzal Khan

Google Gurgaon India Office-Pics from Google Analytics Conversion Seminar

I am excited to share some of pic's taken at Google, Gurgaon office. I was there on 8th August, 2009 to attend Google's first Analytic Seminar in India.

Everyone of us who attended the Google Analytic Conversion University seminar has enjoyed the great hospitality and kindness received from all of the folks from Google India.

Great insight, tips and help provided by Google Analytic Team, Guest Speakers & Google Panel. It was good learning for me too, we were fortunate to receive,share insights on Google Analytics and many other Google Products like Webmaster Tool, Website Optimizer etc.

I'll come up with my learning at Google Analytics Seminar in future blog posts, for now you can enjoy the pic's.

Hans Christian Ørsted - Google Celebrates Hans Christian Ørsted Birthday

Hans Christian Ørsted Birthday Logo at Google Search Home Page on 14th August, 2009

Hans Christian Ørsted Information Source Wikipedia

Hans Christian Ørsted (14 August 1777 – 9 March 1851) was a Danish physicist and chemist who is best known for discovering that electric currents can create magnetic fields, which is an important part of electromagnetism. He shaped post-Kantian philosophy and advances in science throughout the late 19th century.[1]

Perseid Meteor Shower - Google Displays Perseid Meteor Logo on 12th August, 2009

Google Displays Perseid Meteor Logo at it's Search Home Page 0n 12th August, 2009

Perseid Meteor Shower 2009
Perseids Meteor Information Source Wikipedia
The Perseids (pronounced /ˈpɜrsiː.ɨdz/ us dict: pûr′·sē·ĭdz) are a prolific meteor shower associated with the comet Swift-Tuttle. The Perseids got its name because of its point of origin, which is called the radiant that lies in the constellation Perseus. Meteor showers occur when Earth moves through a meteor stream.