", "Working with her husband, Professor William Ayrton, Ayrton published several papers on the electric arc. ", "The daughter of poor Dis- senters, the palaeontologist made a number of important finds in Lyme Regis, including the first correctly identified ichthyosaur skeleton and the first two plesiosaur skeletons ever found. The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. All rights reserved. This year’s theme for the doodles is “If I could travel in time, I’d visit…” Google has been hosting the Doodle 4 Google competition every year since 2008. Her popular renditions of the French astronomer Laplace's book Traité de Mécanique Céleste made her famous. The 2020 Doodle for Google winner, Sharon Sara, is a fifth grader from Frisco, Texas. Sharon Sara’s winning artwork, called “Together as One” is featured on Google’s homepage. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? Hodgkin, born 12 May 1910, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering the molecular structure of vitamin B12, making her at the time only the third woman to win the prize. Heads up! She won the Lenin Peace Prize, and was awarded the Order of Merit, only the second woman to do so, after Florence Nightingale. Copyright 2020 CNN Newsource. Sarah Gomez-Lane, 6, and her mother, Maria Gomez, embrace at Google's headquarters after the second-grader was announced as the winner of the 2018 Doodle for Google … This is the molecule shown in the Google Doodle - an image based on Hodgkin's model, which is on display in the Science Museum in London. The ten most influential British women in science The ten most influential British women in science, Dorothy Hodgkin: British chemist's birthday is celebrated with Google, You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. When I made my Doodle it had a meaning and I really want to do this with all my art! Click on each doodle to learn more about the artist's inspiration. When we opened the Doodle for Google contest in January of this year, we couldn’t wait to see all of the fantastic doodles that students across the country would submit for our 2020 theme “I Show Kindness By...”. The “Doodle for Google” contest has been going strong since 2008. Sharon Sara’s winning artwork, called “Together as One” is featured on Google’s homepage. The contest’s prompt this year was “I show kindness by...”. On her inspiration, Sara says some people have not wanted to be her friend because of how she looks. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. September 23, 2020 at 11:52 AM EDT - Updated September 23 at 4:57 PM, Parents offer mixed reactions as Lexington One moves to next phase of reopening plan, FIRST ALERT: Friday is an Alert Day for heavy rain & storms, some of that rain is from Beta, Special election decides who will fill Richland County Council seat held by the late Chip Jackson. She worked on nutritional problems during the Second World War, and on treating the effects of starvation suffered by concentration camp victims. Friday is an Alert Day as we track a cold front and some of Beta’s remnant moisture. Congratulations again to Sharon Sara! Cresthill Middle School student in competition to win Google Doodle award An eighth grader at Cresthill Middle School in Highlands Ranch is vying to become one of five finalists for a Google Doodle competition after winning the state competition. Doodle 4 Google is a competition open to K-12 students of U.S. schools to create their own Google doodle.