Taro Okamoto Tower of the Sun Google Japan Doodle

On the 100th anniversary of his birth, Google Japan has a new Doodle dedicated to Japanese artist Taro Okamoto:

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Replacing Google's "l" is one of Okamoto's most famous works, The Tower of the Sun, which was designed for the 1970 Osaka Expo and is located in Expo Commemoration Park in Osaka, Japan.

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Danny Goodwin formerly was Associate Editor of Search Engine Watch, where he also covered the latest search marketing and industry news. He joined Incisive Media in October 2007, in charge of copy editing columns that appeared on both Search Engine Watch and ClickZ. Prior to a life in the search industry, he worked in the journalism field, working in numerous newsroom positions, before later working as a freelance copy editor.