Google’s latest doodle, a giant zipper running down the centre of the search engine’s homepage, marks the birthday of Gideon Sundback, the Swedish-American electrical engineer most commonly associated with the development of the fastening device that revolutionised the clothing industry – Zipper!!

Doodle 4 Google, a competition where Google invites K-12 students to use their artistic talents to think big and redesign Google’s homepage logo for millions to see. This year they’re inviting U.S. kids to exercise their creative imaginations around the theme, “What I’d like to do someday…”

Check out the Google Doodle today. The Doodle celeberates the 110th Birthday of the Nobel laureate Dennis Gabor. He is a Hungarian-born electrical engineer who won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1971 for his invention of holography, a system of lensless, three-dimensional photography that has many applications.