Dr Telkes was born in Budapest, Hungary

at the beginning of the 20th century

In its description of her doodle

Google notes that she was the first person to receive

“the Society of Women Engineers Achievement Award” on this day in 1952.

Do you find the most recent Google doodle intriguing?

It honours the life of Dr Maria Telkes

a pioneer in the solar energy industry.

She really believed that Sun has the power to change people’s life.

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