A Google-a-Day Puzzle for Wednesday, August 31st

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As we’ve reported before, our good friends over at Google are starting up a daily puzzle challenge. Each day’s puzzle will task your googling skills a little more, leading you to Google mastery. And much to our enjoyment, they’ve decided to share the puzzles with us at GeekDad (hmm… Google a Day? GD? GeekDad?), so each morning at 12:01am ET you’ll see a new puzzle, and the previous day’s answer (in invisitext) posted here. SPOILER WARNING: As a test, we’re going to leave the comments on so people can work together to find the answer. As such, if you want to figure it out all by yourself, DON’T READ THE COMMENTS! Also, with the knowledge that because others may publish their answers before you do, if you want to be able to search for information without accidentally seeing the answer somewhere, you can use the Google-a-Day site’s search tool, which will automatically filter out published answers, to give you a spoiler-free experience. And now, without further ado, we give you… TODAY’S PUZZLE:

This Greek goddess of love, displayed at the Louvre, was originally from Milos. What would she have held in her missing left hand?

YESTERDAY’S ANSWER (HIGHLIGHT TO SEE):

Search [Innsdale Drive California] on Google Maps. Go to the end of the street, where it intersects with Canyon Lake Drive, and drop into Street View. On the left you will see the famous Hollywood Sign.

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