Today's Doodle celebrates Mária Telkes, a Hungarian-American scientist and biophysicist who was known for inventing multiple solar power devices and technologies.
During World War II, Telkes developed
a solar distillation device included inside the U.S. military's emergency medical kits
Mária Telkes (December 12, 1900 – December 2, 1995)
founders of solar thermal storage systems
National Inventors Hall of Fame