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Amazing Things that you can do with Google Search

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Google has been hiding Easter eggs—hidden features and tricks—inside its site for years. Some are as simple as a quirky search result and some are embellished like an entire video game hidden in Google Images.

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From the nerdy to the nostalgic, here are 12 coolest Google Easter eggs  for you to discover the next time you’re Googling:

 

You’d need to turn off “Instant Searching” to try out the features offered by I’m Feeling Lucky”

 

1. Do a Barrel Roll

 

Pleez do a Barrel Roll for meez!

 

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You can make your Google page roll on end by entering the simple phrase “do a barrel roll” into the search box and hitting enter.

 

2. Fly Using Google Earth

 

Want to become a pilot this summer?

 

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Visit Google Earth, press CTRL + Alt + A, choose your aircraft, and fly! You can even simulate flying an F-16 Fighter Jet.

 

3. Pac-Man

 

Wanna play a game?

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It started out as a Google doodle to pay tribute to the 30th anniversary of Pac-Man in 2010, but the Google Pac-Man game was so popular, it was given a permanent home.

 

4. Goglogo

 

Wanna have your own personal version of Google with a customised logo? If yes, go ahead.

 

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Just type “goglogo” into your search bar and click on “I’m feeling lucky”, then enter the name you want into Goglogo’s box. Voila!

You’ll get a search page that has been customised with your name.

 

5. Atari Breakout

 

Bored with Pacman? Want to play a different game?

 

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Go to Google Images and search for “Atari Breakout” and just enjoy the game.

 

 

6. Zerg Rush

 

This Google page has adopted the gameplay of the popular online game Starcraft. Searching “zerg rush” will send an interminable fleet of Google O’s to destroy your page.

 

zerg rush

 

But don’t give up so easily; you can defend your search results by clicking on the O’s to demolish them. You can also share your score on Google+.

 

 

7. Google Loco

 

Hey Google, wanna dance with me?

 

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Type in “google loco” in the google search bar, then just press “I’m Feeling Lucky”. The Google will start dancing and jiggling constantly.

 

8. Google Graph HEART

 

Want to tell your crush how you feel? Try this.

 

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Use Google’s in-search graph creation to draw a heart. Simply Google this equation: “sqrt(cos(x))*cos(300x)+sqrt(abs(x))-0.7)*(4-x*x)^0.01, sqrt(6-x^2), -sqrt(6-x^2) from -4.5 to 4.5”. Voila!

 

9. Recursion

 

Try searching for “recursion”.

Did you mean recursion?

Did you mean recursion?

Did you mean recursion?

You meant recursion, right?

 

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Google pokes fun at its own “did you mean” suggestions, by interrogating your spelling even though you didn’t make a mistake.

 

10. Google Gravity

 

Hi, I’m Google, and this is how you feel in zero gravity.

 

google gravity

 

Type in “google gravity” in the google search bar, then just press “I’m Feeling Lucky”. This will make the Google page on your computer screen a zero gravity zone. You can also throw the text all over the screen using a mouse. Sounds great, right?

 

11. Google Sphere

 

Want to see the world go round ‘n round?

 

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Type “Google Sphere” and say the magic words by clicking “I’m Feeling Lucky”; suddenly all words on the Google page will start flying in the circular motion.

 

12. Google Rainbow

 

Precioso “arco iris”!

 

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Type in “Google Rainbow” and click “I’m feeling lucky”.

This trick will create the rainbow effect on the Google pages. It can be disturbing as texts are hard to read using this trick.

 

Google has yet to bring me a beer and pizza, but it does almost everything else I need it to. Keep googling!