But the Google Doodle in most Latin American countries, the UK and Ireland features a stone carving of the word "Google" to honor the end of the 13th Baktun of the Mayan calendar.
Miguel Alva, Google Mexico's marketing manager, posted a blog in Spanish about the meaning of the 13th Baktun. The English translation is below:
"Math, science and astronomy are matters which we have always been passionate about: so with our doodle today, we are celebrating the end of the 13th Baktun of the Mayan Long Count Calendar System. But what does this mean?"
Below: "The Google Doodle stone carving commemorating the end of the Mayan 13th Baktun appears in nearly all Latin American countries, the UK and Ireland."