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Developed with help from Data for Good

On YouTube, there are:

YouTube’s recommendation algorithm

plays an important role in the videos we are shown

But what are the most recommended videos?

Today, it’s impossible to tell

We created a robot to find out

Using the names of some of the world leaders, our robot crawls all the top recommended videos and keeps track of the ones which are recommended most often.

What do you think are the most recommended videos for each world leader?