Phoebe Snetsinger Google doodle marks 85th birthday of famous bird watcher

by Amy Gesenhues
Today’s Google doodle honors the renown birder Phoebe Snetsinger. The colorful, animated image includes Snetsigner with her binoculars, and five of her most notable finds: the blackburnian warbler, red-shouldered vanga, village weaverbird, eastern bluebird, and red-capped manakin. According to the Google Doodle Blog, Snetsinger traveled around the world to witness a number of obscure birds.Read the full article