Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Google Doodle Celebrates Rachel Carson’s 107th Birthday

Here’s the Google Doodle today. It is Rachel Louise Carson’s 107th birthday. According to Google, Rachel Carson was a Marine biologist and conservationist. She was an American and was born on May 27, 1907 in Springdale, Pennsylvania, United States. She died on April 14, 1964 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. One of the best awards she accepted was the Presidential Medal of Freedom. She studied at Johns Hopkins University from 1929 to 1932. Her books were Silent Spring (1962), The Sea Around Us (1951), The Edge of the Sea (1955), Under the Sea Wind (1941), Always Rachel to name a few.