And the winner of the Google Doodle contest is…..

On Monday 9th, Google’s homepage featured a doodle made by the young winner of the contest this year : Audrey Zhang, 11 years old, is in 5th grade in a school in New-York. There were about 100,000 entries on the theme of “draw one thing to make the world a better place.”

Back to Mother Nature, Audrey Zhang

Back to Mother Nature, Audrey Zhang

She decided to address the issue of polluted water and the vital need for clean water. Her drawing, titled “Back to Mother Nature,” represents a machine that can clean water. Once selected, she worked with a team of artists at Google to animate her drawing.

Congratulations to this clever young girl !


Google’s doodles

While a doodle is a drawing you make aimlessly when you are thinking, listening or talking, Google’s Doodles are very elaborate. Here is an example :


This one is particularly hard to decipher… It was published last year, on Douglas Adams’ birthday. He is a famous science-fiction writer. Usually, they are much easier to read. Like this one :


Did you know you can participate in the doodling contest at any time ?

Discover all the previous doodles and how to send your drawing here: