Monday, February 13, 2017
Google uses Valentine's Day Doodle to raise awareness of endangered pangolins.
Google is getting into the Valentine's Day spirit with a Google Doodle game designed to highlight the plight of the pangolin. Pangolins are the most poached and trafficked mammal in the world and, as such, are an endangered species. Often referred to as “scaly anteaters,” the mammals, found in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, eat ants and termites with their long tongues and can curl into a ball to protect themselves using their overlapping scales. The Doodle has been designed to raise awareness of the animals via a game about two long-distance pangolin lovers. Writing love letters to each other from far-off places, these pangolins know in their hearts they’re scaly soulmates, Continue