Hurricanes also dominated the year-end lists as much as they dominated the news cycles and our oceans.
Google's biggest search also relates to the sports world: Hurricane Irma spread mass devastation across the Caribbean and southern United States. The Netflix show "13 Reasons Why", which dealt with suicide, was No. 5, and Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington was No. 9 after he committed suicide in July.
When it came to recipes, meat was our beef, with spaghetti Bolognese the most googled, followed by, chilli con carne and beef stroganoff.
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 the top five most-asked questions this year, locals wanted to know everything ranging from "What is bitcoin?" and "What is junk status?" to "What role can the private sector play in poverty alleviation?" It is followed by iPhone X in the second position, video game console Nintendo Switch in the third, Samsung Galaxy S8 in the fourth and Xbox One X in the fifth position. However, people searched for "how to help" more than ever.
Bills top Colts in OT at snowy New Era Field
Kelvin Benjamin saw six of the team's nine first half pass attempts and pulled down three for 38 yards and a touchdown. But a few plays later, LeSean McCoy broke off a 21-yard touchdown run to give the Bills the dramatic 13-7 win.
Raiders WR Cooper leaves with leg injury
But during the Chiefs' rough seven-game stretch, he never cracked 90 yards rushing or receiving, and he never found the end zone. The final score was misleading here, with Kansas City more than tripling the Raiders in total yardage through three quarters.
Year-old Kid shares 8th position on the Forbes list
It started after Ryan asked his parents if he could be on YouTube like "all the other kids" after watching toy-reviews channels. Ryan's family says the child star was inspired by watching other children and programs on YouTube and wanted to join the fun.
Kerala law student's murder accused held guilty
The prosecution had described it as the rarest of rare case and the police team had questioned more than 2,000 people. A heartless man has been found guilty by a court for allegedly stabbing a female law student 30 times with a knife.
Salah named Liverpool Player of the Month for third time
Salah's worldwide manager revealed earlier this month that Real were keen to land the BBC African Footballer of the Year . Also, he played an integral role in helping to return Egypt to the World Cup after a 28-year hiatus.