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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  • Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

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    • lopassociate
      lopassociate  10 hours back

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

    • adancho
      adancho  1 days back

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    • azkagaming 1
      azkagaming 1  2 days back

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

    • lolipedofin
      lolipedofin  2 days back

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    • nunciata22
      nunciata22  2 days back

      Please talk about the omniverse

  • Juan Lucas
    Juan Lucas  18 minutes back

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

    • Juan Lucas
      Juan Lucas  25 minutes back


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        • Adam S
          Adam S  2 hours back

          Awesome video. Thank you!

          • Dhiraj Layo Magar
            Dhiraj Layo Magar  2 hours back

            Came from jaby koay channel

            • Ezrah Chase
              Ezrah Chase  3 hours back

              Interesting video!

              • Melons
                Melons  3 hours back

                give more please

                • xoobo vola
                  xoobo vola  4 hours back

                  one day my son, your big head is going to save the whole colony.

                  • Clorox Bleach
                    Clorox Bleach  5 hours back

                    Waiting for the next 1 keep it up bro💯💯

                    • xoobo vola
                      xoobo vola  4 hours back

                      Any ant keepers here? 🙂✌️

                  • Trashley
                    Trashley  6 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  7 hours back


                      • Dan GleeSack
                        Dan GleeSack  7 hours back

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

                        • Chysko
                          Chysko  8 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  8 hours back

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

                            • Pedro Palma
                              Pedro Palma  8 hours back

                              Then you cant enter a colony because of a big head

                              *Now that’s an Avengers level treat*

                              • Arya Vart
                                Arya Vart  8 hours back

                                Until a human steps on them and restarts the whole cyclw

                                • Asosa papa
                                  Asosa papa  9 hours back

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

                                  • OJI Sharma
                                    OJI Sharma  10 hours back

                                    When will you be releasing your new video

                                    • Zeynep Ozturk
                                      Zeynep Ozturk  10 hours back

                                      could u do a video about “white holes”?

                                      • Vlad the Impaler
                                        Vlad the Impaler  10 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  11 hours back

                                          And they say war was made by humans


                                          • Yetek
                                            Yetek  12 hours back

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

                                            • The Destroyer 007
                                              The Destroyer 007  13 hours back

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

                                              • Juan Lucas
                                                Juan Lucas  26 minutes back

                                                Linepithema Humile! 😋

                                            • Sameer FoxBoy
                                              Sameer FoxBoy  13 hours back

                                              What about Esports

                                              • Ants Jazz PH
                                                Ants Jazz PH  13 hours back

                                                Any ant keepers here? 🙂✌️

                                                • Bumbo TGC
                                                  Bumbo TGC  13 hours back

                                                  Can I get a bird I can’t have patron

                                                  If I did I’d be your patron

                                                  • Sleazy
                                                    Sleazy  13 hours back

                                                    That explains why Shino Aburame is so strong !

                                                    • Weiting Yeh
                                                      Weiting Yeh  14 hours back

                                                      That’s hodor ant

                                                      • Joshua Vrooman
                                                        Joshua Vrooman  14 hours back

                                                        "... penetrate deep"

                                                        • Rainbow the Dragon Cat
                                                          Rainbow the Dragon Cat  14 hours back

                                                          Army ant: Let's attack this colony.

                                                          • Azri Merzuki
                                                            Azri Merzuki  15 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  16 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  16 hours back

                                                                  we needmore ant videos now

                                                                  • Armin Cal
                                                                    Armin Cal  17 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  17 hours back

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

                                                                      • Gio Garin
                                                                        Gio Garin  17 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  17 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  8 hours back

                                                                          The French space force stands ready for WW3

                                                                        • alisuo toko
                                                                          alisuo toko  17 hours back

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

                                                                      • just kidding
                                                                        just kidding  17 hours back

                                                                        Спасибо Грише «Мастридеру» :)

                                                                        • Ulysses Avellano
                                                                          Ulysses Avellano  18 hours back

                                                                          4:00 a zealot defending its base

                                                                          • elvis elvi
                                                                            elvis elvi  18 hours back

                                                                            Propably forest fires can be one of your next theme

                                                                            • Joaquin Adormeo
                                                                              Joaquin Adormeo  18 hours back

                                                                              Imagine being so strong that only 1 army ant species is able to successfully attack you.

                                                                              • Советский Союз

                                                                                *WORLD WAR 100000000000000000*

                                                                                • Antonio Salanitro
                                                                                  Antonio Salanitro  18 hours back

                                                                                  Fatelo uscire in Italiano per favore

                                                                                  • ARadicalGy
                                                                                    ARadicalGy  19 hours back

                                                                                    wow nice gameplay of EOTU

                                                                                    • Tom Gosling
                                                                                      Tom Gosling  19 hours back

                                                                                      Hey, please make a video about the health risks of 5G! There has been lots of controversy about it lately and I'm finding lots of conflicting information online. Love your videos, keep it up!

                                                                                      • Sahrul Amin
                                                                                        Sahrul Amin  19 hours back

                                                                                        What will happen to humans being if the world end?