MARY LEAKEY

  • Who was Mary Leakey? February 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Today's Google doodle marks the 100th birthday of Mary Leakey. But who was Mary Leakey? Born on February 6 1913, Mary Leakey was a British archaeologist and anthropologist. She is widely known for discovering the first fossilised Proconsul skull, an extinct ape now believed to be ancestral to...
  • Google doodles Mary Leakey's 100th birthday February 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Commemorating the 100th birthday of the British archaeologist and anthropologist Mary Leakey, Google has posted a doodle on its homepage. The doodle features Mary Leakey on an archaeological site, who looks busy with her excavation work. The doodle features two Dalmatians as Mary was an animal lover who...