06 August 2012

Google Doodle: London 2012 Javelin + KSC

What's for today's Google Doodle? Today, Google displays a graphic image of a man holds a spear and is going to throw it.
London 2012 Olympic still rockin' -- and everybody's enjoying it. Today, August 06 2012, Google features a game event called Javelin.

What is Javelin?
Historically, Javelin is a weapon (you can see it as a light spear) that is designed for throwing or casting it to the enemy during the Roman empire. But later and today, it is used in sports

Javelin is a game of track and field that a player thrown the javelin by running in a specific area. . Yes, Javelin is thrown by hand. It is a kind of game that needs a right momentum to throw the spear.The Javelin (spear) has an approximately 2.5 m (8 ft 2 in) in length.

The word Javelin historically comes from Javeline (in Middle English) and later derives to Javelin(in Old French) - which means spear (javelot).


Wait! Google also features and celebrates 50th celebration of the Kennedy Space Center (KSC). As shown in their Google Street Map, you can view the office, the space flight.


You might ask, what is Kennedy Space Center by the way? I guess you might heard the word Kennedy, yes its true. Kennedy formerly a President in the USA.

Kennedy Space Center( From the  35th President of the United States(USA) -- John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy, often referred to by his initials JFK), is a launch site for very NASA human space flight since 1968. John F. Kennedy Space Center was located on Merritt Island, Florida, you can view it using the Google Map Street View.

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