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Google doodle honours Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau on 218th birth anniversary

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Google, on Monday, honoured Belgian physicist Joseph Antoine Ferdinand Plateau with a special doodle. The tech giant celebrated the physicist's 218th birth anniversary. Plateau invented the phenakistiscope, a device that led to the onset of cinema by creating the illusion of moving images.

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