The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

  • Published: 11 August 2019
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    Every day billions of soldiers fight a merciless war on thousands of fronts, that has been going on for over one hundred million years: The world war of the ants.

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    • Pierre Jonquères
      Pierre Jonquères  1 hours back

      Will you comment a link to the next video here ?

    • lopassociate
      lopassociate  16 hours back

      Could we build a planet from scratch. What’s required to do so?

    • adancho
      adancho  2 days back

      Hello, I would like to use your video to double it in Spanish for the kids who don't know how to speak English at the end of the video, I will say that it is not my creation and that they follow your channel

    • azkagaming 1
      azkagaming 1  2 days back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell plz make another video about the supercolony

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      lolipedofin  2 days back

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  • You Neck Gerrard
    You Neck Gerrard  22 minutes back

    Are they kissing? hahahaa

    • 弐管理人
      弐管理人  36 minutes back


      • Garmagic2yFhenrakh9
        Garmagic2yFhenrakh9  51 minutes back

        Could you make a video about God of Chaos, said to pass nearby the earth in 10 years?

        • Teacup
          Teacup  1 hours back

          And yet us humans squish them with ease

          • Taki gacha
            Taki gacha  2 hours back

            Merci pour les sous-titre en Français.

            • Corbin DeVries
              Corbin DeVries  3 hours back

              Could you expose the possibility that the universe isn't infinite but very big and by studing explosions in space could help us with the Big Bang

              • Hunter Wilde
                Hunter Wilde  3 hours back

                I would watch 100 episodes of this. Just covering as many species of ants as possible.

                • stylefieber
                  stylefieber  4 hours back

                  Wow, what a great video. Thank you!

                  • Juan Lucas
                    Juan Lucas  6 hours back

                    My God! Your channel is asome, full of knowledge and interesting things! Suscribed, you deserve millions more!

                    • Juan Lucas
                      Juan Lucas  6 hours back

                      LINEPITHEMA HUMILE! 😋

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                        • Adam S
                          Adam S  8 hours back

                          Awesome video. Thank you!

                          • Dhiraj Layo Magar
                            Dhiraj Layo Magar  8 hours back

                            Came from jaby koay channel

                            • Ezrah Chase
                              Ezrah Chase  9 hours back

                              Interesting video!

                              • Melons
                                Melons  9 hours back

                                give more please

                                • Clorox Bleach
                                  Clorox Bleach  11 hours back

                                  Waiting for the next 1 keep it up bro💯💯

                                  • Trashley
                                    Trashley  12 hours back

                                    Kurz could you do a video about the fire in the amazon rainforest?
                                    I feel like there isn't enough awareness and you are good at finding accurate information

                                    • Orion434
                                      Orion434  13 hours back

                                      RIP ANTS WHO DIE ON THE WRATH OF THE ARMY ANT

                                      • Dan GleeSack
                                        Dan GleeSack  13 hours back

                                        It’s a topic I don’t really care about. I just love kerzegsgt

                                        • Chysko
                                          Chysko  13 hours back

                                          someone should make a game
                                          "War of the Ants"
                                          lmao.. .make your own colony, wage war against other ants that have specializations... and not those shitty mobile games that force you to pay to be even with other people..

                                          • Tyranid Sid
                                            Tyranid Sid  13 hours back

                                            Me watching the ants fight : Awwww, they playing.
                                            The ants : No, we slaying.

                                            • Pedro Palma
                                              Pedro Palma  14 hours back

                                              Then you cant enter a colony because of a big head

                                              *Now that’s an Avengers level treat*

                                              • Arya Vart
                                                Arya Vart  14 hours back

                                                Until a human steps on them and restarts the whole cyclw

                                                • Asosa papa
                                                  Asosa papa  15 hours back

                                                  make a video about what happend if the amazonas dissaper because the fire

                                                  • OJI Sharma
                                                    OJI Sharma  15 hours back

                                                    When will you be releasing your new video

                                                    • Zeynep Ozturk
                                                      Zeynep Ozturk  16 hours back

                                                      could u do a video about “white holes”?

                                                      • Vlad the Impaler
                                                        Vlad the Impaler  16 hours back

                                                        If gravity could be unified with the other forces then what would that mean for us? As imperfect as our understanding of physics is many technologies and sciences have been developed from what little we know. So if we could enlarge our understanding by unifying gravity what exactly can we develop from that breakthrough? What machine, medicine, or chemistry could be possible if the unified field theory was complete?

                                                        • YouTube Stop
                                                          YouTube Stop  17 hours back

                                                          And they say war was made by humans


                                                          • Yetek
                                                            Yetek  18 hours back

                                                            Me: no good internet for a few weeks
                                                            Kurzgesagt: THE WORLD WAR OF ANTS

                                                            • The Destroyer 007
                                                              The Destroyer 007  19 hours back

                                                              As an ant keeper, I really liked this video. Waiting for the Argentine ants video. 😉

                                                            • Sameer FoxBoy
                                                              Sameer FoxBoy  19 hours back

                                                              What about Esports

                                                              • Ants Jazz PH
                                                                Ants Jazz PH  19 hours back

                                                                Any ant keepers here? 🙂✌️

                                                                • Bumbo TGC
                                                                  Bumbo TGC  19 hours back

                                                                  Can I get a bird I can’t have patron

                                                                  If I did I’d be your patron

                                                                  • Sleazy
                                                                    Sleazy  19 hours back

                                                                    That explains why Shino Aburame is so strong !

                                                                    • Weiting Yeh
                                                                      Weiting Yeh  20 hours back

                                                                      That’s hodor ant

                                                                      • Joshua Vrooman
                                                                        Joshua Vrooman  20 hours back

                                                                        "... penetrate deep"

                                                                        • Rainbow the Dragon Cat
                                                                          Rainbow the Dragon Cat  20 hours back

                                                                          Army ant: Let's attack this colony.

                                                                          • Azri Merzuki
                                                                            Azri Merzuki  20 hours back

                                                                            Seeing this video remind me of USSR beat the Germany at eastern fronts

                                                                            • Munch, munch, delicious crunch

                                                                              This is why ants should never be given nuclear technology

                                                                              • Crank StylerLPs
                                                                                Crank StylerLPs  22 hours back

                                                                                This will be one of the best Games EVER !

                                                                                Sombody must programm a Ant Game with this Informations :D !!!!

                                                                                • Tim Vanhove
                                                                                  Tim Vanhove  22 hours back

                                                                                  we needmore ant videos now

                                                                                  • Armin Cal
                                                                                    Armin Cal  22 hours back

                                                                                    men may no longer be slaughtering each other on sight like the ants, yet they do things to each other and even other races or the entire planet that are way more cruel and destructive than simply killing each other. Despite everything that that was said in this video i still think men are more violent and destructive than any other race known to us.

                                                                                    • alisuo toko
                                                                                      alisuo toko  22 hours back

                                                                                      Out of 20k comments, you found mine Have a stale cookie 🍪

                                                                                      • Gio Garin
                                                                                        Gio Garin  23 hours back

                                                                                        Can't stop watching this. This is so informative and so entertaining at the same time! The art design is the cherry on top. This is so great!

                                                                                      • Aarón García
                                                                                        Aarón García  23 hours back

                                                                                        "Humans hace decided that war Is not a thing that they want yo do a lot anymore"

                                                                                        USA: Are you sure about that?

                                                                                        • Salt_Factory
                                                                                          Salt_Factory  14 hours back

                                                                                          The French space force stands ready for WW3

                                                                                        • alisuo toko
                                                                                          alisuo toko  22 hours back

                                                                                          If all this was upscaled 100x you'd have alien warfare

                                                                                      • just kidding
                                                                                        just kidding  23 hours back

                                                                                        Спасибо Грише «Мастридеру» :)

                                                                                        • Ulysses Avellano
                                                                                          Ulysses Avellano  23 hours back

                                                                                          4:00 a zealot defending its base