Earth 2012

Earth 2012

2012 was a year of big moments, from global games to historical elections and everything in between. Zeitgeist analyzed over one trillion queries to showcase what the world searched for.

According to the search giant, 1.2 trillion searches in 146 languages were conducted.

The video below shows the wide-range of events, people and conflicts that dominated the news cycle over the last year. Whitney Houston came out in the number one spot just ahead of Gangnam Style.

  1. Whitney Houston
  2. Gangnam Style
  3. Hurricane Sandy
  4. iPad 3
  5. Diablo 3
  6. Kate Middleton
  7. Olympics 2012
  8. Amanda Todd
  9. Michael Clarke Duncan
  10. BBB12

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