Ida B. Wells, an African-American journalist, suffragist and early Civil Rights movement leader, is celebrated on her 153rd birthday with a Google Doodle.

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Pluto will be seen like it has never been before as NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft zooms by the dwarf planet on July 14. See the photos the probe has sent home.

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Eiji Tsuburaya was one of the creators of Godzilla, had sake made in his honor and even converted to Catholicism for his wife. And that’s not even half of the story.

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Like a fine French red wine, Lady Liberty just keeps getting better with age.

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Sally Ride had some beautiful things to say. Beautiful things to say about her life, her journey, her pioneering through the worlds of science and space.

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The first American woman in space is honored in the May 26th Google Doodle. She was a lesbian who fought to keep teenagers interested in science and space exploration.

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Before Sally Ride became the first American woman in space, a journalist asked her if she worried that the mission may hurt her reproductive organs.

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A revolutionary female scientist is celebrated in the May 13 Google Doodle.

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Google is celebrating Mother’s Day on May 10, 2015 with a Google Doodle. Learn about the history of the holiday that celebrates motherhood around the world.

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In addition to crossing the world in 72 days, Nellie Bly also spent ten days living in an insane asylum. All for her journalistic work.

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Bartolomeo Cristofori was an Italian musical instrument maker credited with inventing the piano. His 360th birthday is celebrated with today’s Google Doodle.

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Labour Day is celebrated around the world on May 1, 2015 and is marked by Google with a Google Doodle.

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Dame Ngaio Marsh is celebrated on her 122nd birthday with a Google Doodle. Marsh was a New Zealand-born writer known as one of the ‘Queens of Crime.’

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For the Earth Day doodle, Google wants you to break a mental sweat.

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From Jessica Alba to the App Store, people and organizations across the globe are celebrating the 45th year of Earth Day.

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Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the 81st anniversary of the most iconic photo of the Loch Ness Monster. The photo was later revealed to have been staged.

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