Spunky 7-year-old writes to Google CEO about a job (and he writes back)
February 17, 2017, 6:47 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Google's Sundar Pichai tells the little girl to 'work hard and follow her dreams.'
Google and Indian government partner for toilet-finder tool
November 21, 2016, 10:57 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Lacking toilets at home, many Indians rely on public restrooms.
Orange peels and avocado skins are 16-year-old's brilliant, drought-fighting solution
October 3, 2016, 5:43 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Kiara Nirghin created a biodegradable, inexpensive way to help soil retain water using food waste.
In absence of Google Street View, Faroe Islands launches Sheep View
July 18, 2016, 7:31 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Who needs Google contractors when you have camera-toting sheep?
Philadelphia's parks are getting the Google Street View treatment
May 17, 2016, 7:11 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It will take two men six months to digitally document the largest urban park system in America.
Google Cardboard may look like a cheap toy, but it just saved this baby's life
January 7, 2016, 2:01 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Doctors used the gadget to develop a life-saving surgery for a dying baby.
No Wi-Fi or cellphone service for Google Maps? No problem
November 11, 2015, 8:13 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Now you can download your maps and get the same functionality without a connection.
Immerse yourself in Earth's abstract beauty with Google's latest tool
July 8, 2015, 9 a.m. by Anna Norris
Google Earth recently celebrated its 10th anniversary with a stunning new lineup of ways to explore the world from your computer screen.
Dive the great reefs of the world on Google Street View
June 9, 2015, 5:28 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
The Catlin Seaview Survey has been documenting the world's coral reefs, and now you can follow along.
Google Photos is a terrific tool, but the price of free might be too high
June 3, 2015, 4:21 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
It's fast, full-featured, smart and free. What's not to love?
Nordstrom's $425 'mud-caked' jeans are the funniest thing you'll see today
Soothing massage is too much for tiny bird
Town bids farewell to 600-year-old oak
Tiny Oregon 'ghost town' may be reborn as a permaculture school
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