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Google's Most Searched Terms for 2017: Hurricane Irma, Matt Lauer

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Well, we can all breathe a sigh of relief because 2017's Google Trend recap has been released and frankly, we couldn't agree more.

Each year, we're always intrigued and excited to see whether everyone's top Google search terms align with our own.

Globally, the top search was for Hurricane Irma.

Former "Today" show host Matt Lauer was the second most searched term in the US because of the prominent journalist's firing in November over sexual harassment allegations. The McGregor vs Mayweather fight was the second most popular sporting event but clearly, this presented difficulties for some viewers, as we had to ask Google "How to watch McGregor vs Mayweather". Super Bowl 5. Las Vegas Shooting 6. He beat producer Harvey Weinstein on the list, who came in at number three and is accused of sexually harassing at least 80 women.

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The various natural disasters also inspired many users to search for how to become paramedics, firefighters, police officers, activists, or social workers, so they could be more involved with their local communities. Chicken breast recipes were the most searched recipes in the world, beating out ground beef recipes, and more people asked Google how to make slime than how to make solar eclipse glasses.

This year, the search engine published data concerning top celebrities searched, top searches for television shows and movies, top music celebs searched, and more.

In other notable search results, the iPhone 8 outperformed the iPhone X in both general search and consumer tech searches for both global and USA audiences. She was also the most searched actor of the year.

Last year's most searched terms included Prince, Powerball and Hillary Clinton, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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