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Today, Google is celebrating the 183rd birthday of French author, Jules Verne. Google has uploaded a highly interactive Doodle which appears to be the glass windows of a submarine. There is also a navigation switch at the right side that allows you to navigate the submarine in all four directions to explore the sea.

You can use the arrow keys or the mouse to navigate. Along your way, you’d encounter fishes, sea plants, and more creatures. Hitting the doodle will take you to a search engine results page for “Jules Verne

Here is what Wikipedia says about Jules Verne -

Jules Gabriel Verne (French pronunciation: [ʒyl vɛʁn]; February 8, 1828 – March 24, 1905) was a French Breton author who pioneered the science-fiction genre. He is best known for novels such as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), A Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873). Verne wrote about space, air, and underwater travel before air travel and practical submarines were invented, and before practical means of space travel had been devised