You made it to Friday. Can we get a High Five? In this new series, weâ€™ll show you whatâ€™s trending on Google with a look at five of the top searches from the week of March 6th.
International Womenâ€™s Day
On Wednesday March 8th, the world celebrated International Women’s Day. People searched on Google to learn more about the day, iconic women throughout history, and how people celebrated this week. Here at Google, we had a lot going on with Doodles, on VR and YouTube, and in media. Â Â
People arenâ€™t just Thinking Out Loud about Ed Sheeran, theyâ€™re searching for him. This week he announced a world tour, and all 16 songs on his latest album, â€œDivide,â€ are expected to make it into Billboardâ€™s Top 40 â€¦ solidifying his spot on the A Team. His album on YouTube already has more than a billion viewsâ€”looks like All of the Stars are aligning for Ed.
Everything’s bigger in Texas, but there are â€œsuper bloomsâ€ in California. The Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is seeing its biggest super bloom in 12 years, but flower-lovers have to act fast. This oasis of wildflower blossoms could disappear soon, thanks to high winds and the areaâ€™s infamously hungry caterpillars. Â Â
Heisman trophy winner and former NFL star Tim Tebow is trading touchdowns for home runs. The former Broncos quarterback made his baseball debut this week at spring training with the New York Mets.
Dunkinâ€™ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins
Donut and ice cream lovers might see a change in some of their favorite flavors. Dunkinâ€™ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins announced that they will eliminate synthetic colors from their food and beverages by the end of 2018. Â