Google's Emotional 2021 'Year In Search' Reflects a World Learning 'How to Heal'

The annual year-end film balances the struggles of the pandemic with the importance of community

For more than two decades, Google’s “Year In Search” has provided an annual time capsule for the events that have captured the world’s attention. These reports give unique insight on the current zeitgeist by observing the words that appeared most often in search bars across the globe, encouraging reflection of our shared tragedies and triumphs.