Winter Solstice Google Doodle Marks The Shortest Day Of The Year

by Amy Gesenhues
Many U.S. users may have noticed Google traded out its usual logo midday today for an animated Doodle of a snow globe to mark the Northern Hemisphere’s Winter Solstice – the official start of winter and shortest day of the year. The doodle links to a search for “Winter Solstice” that includes a quick answer listing December 22, 2015 as the official date of Winter Solstice.Read the full article