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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  • Till K.
    Till K.  4 hours back

    Is this actually Happening? 🤔

    • Eli jakubowicz
      Eli jakubowicz  5 hours back

      after humans, ants are the next most successful species in the world

      • Foxyfoxgames 227
        Foxyfoxgames 227  6 hours back

        Queen:we need to block of the entrances
        Worker ant:what do we do?!?
        Queen ant:You have to put down the rocks and use your head
        Worker ant:OKEY DOCKEY!!!!!

        • Isaac of Thales
          Isaac of Thales  2 days back

          More ant videos

          • itachi quebrado ninja
            itachi quebrado ninja  2 days back


            • クロムート96
              クロムート96  4 days back


              • THE FALLACY HUNTER
                THE FALLACY HUNTER  4 days back

                At least their war will not threaten the earth

                • Ion Huang
                  Ion Huang  4 days back

                  I just find it as personification when leaf cutter worker ants just hold army ants in place while their soldiers rip their heads off.

                  • The Peoples Republic Of Disney

                    Army ants over run there enemy’s with numbers.

                    The Soviet Union is pleased

                    • Necron
                      Necron  4 days back

                      These boys have some insane antics

                      • Desh Darkwolf
                        Desh Darkwolf  5 days back

                        solo lo vi en sugerencia el video y wow me enganche demasiado, yo pensaba que solamente atacaban por entrar a su territorio o algo asi :o

                        • Ronan Hayes
                          Ronan Hayes  5 days back

                          What would happen if they like : you know guys were all ants let's just stop fighting. so all ants stop fighting

                          • Fortune Master
                            Fortune Master  3 days back

                            Some might get upset, but it works only in fairy tales

                        • iron CYR
                          iron CYR  6 days back

                          Ants: have a war

                          Human world wars: *insolence*

                          • HeHe Boizzz
                            HeHe Boizzz  6 days back

                            *A n t s l i ke WaR*
                            Me: Wait.That exactly like us!

                            • BlueYakes
                              BlueYakes  6 days back

                              Grand Theft Anto

                              • Belinda Wong
                                Belinda Wong  1 weeks back

                                Adolf Hitler - I WILL START MANY WARS

                                Ants - Hold my beer

                                *i don’t know how wars work*

                                • Marmio64 Marmio64
                                  Marmio64 Marmio64  1 weeks back

                                  Total war: Ants when?

                                  • Dabbing Cat
                                    Dabbing Cat  1 weeks back

                                    If I see another type of ant attacking a leaf cutter I’mma smash them

                                    • carlos cardoso uchia
                                      carlos cardoso uchia  1 weeks back

                                      awesome video...

                                      • Demian Miguel Rached
                                        Demian Miguel Rached  1 weeks back

                                        Visualmente creo q se volvió mi video favorito

                                        • Rosalba Ibarra
                                          Rosalba Ibarra  1 weeks back

                                          This is crazy

                                          • D.O.A Moba
                                            D.O.A Moba  1 weeks back

                                            Did ants have their own Jesus, Buddha, Nelson Mandela, or Donald Trump? No, thats why we are special

                                            • Max Xenofontov
                                              Max Xenofontov  1 weeks back

                                              I NEED a videogame about this!

                                              • Sobhan Gogoi
                                                Sobhan Gogoi  1 weeks back

                                                Army ant attack they said
                                                Sometimes brains are better then brawl they said.
                                                An ant with a square head- Say no more

                                                • hurze
                                                  hurze  1 weeks back

                                                  I wanna eat their larvae

                                                  • haklısın ama
                                                    haklısın ama  2 weeks back

                                                    Scott lang is like

                                                    • Abylaikhan Kaldybek
                                                      Abylaikhan Kaldybek  2 weeks back

                                                      Really interesting. Thanks for Russian subtiters

                                                      • A_can_of_my_favorite_drink

                                                        Damn, Ants are Metal af

                                                        • Blockof Witches
                                                          Blockof Witches  2 weeks back

                                                          It’s funny to think about the people who just watched these ants live their lives to bring this information

                                                          • Ultimate Forge
                                                            Ultimate Forge  2 weeks back

                                                            So..... ants are literally just small people?

                                                            • Javier Gallegos
                                                              Javier Gallegos  2 weeks back

                                                              *this is why i want to be a ant*

                                                              • Rizal exe
                                                                Rizal exe  2 weeks back

                                                                Kenapa pas gambar peta ,pulau negara Indonesia cuma garis2 ?

                                                                • Larry Cosmoc, The Brownie Man

                                                                  "A single ant is pretty useless, but together can achieve stunning feats."
                                                                  -Apes- Ants together strong

                                                                  • Yusti Arumni
                                                                    Yusti Arumni  2 weeks back

                                                                    Army ants:lets steal the food of this colony
                                                                    Square boi:im gonna stop this ant whole career

                                                                    • EDCHRIS Hanopol
                                                                      EDCHRIS Hanopol  2 weeks back

                                                                      Ants wages war against each other. While humans just pisses on them haha.

                                                                      • Saimah Ali
                                                                        Saimah Ali  2 weeks back

                                                                        Army ants are good but there protecting there larvae

                                                                        • Elenicia Santos
                                                                          Elenicia Santos  2 weeks back

                                                                          faz dos termites

                                                                          • Weird Kid
                                                                            Weird Kid  2 weeks back

                                                                            What if there will be a evolution of ants where they team up with eachother and kill humans🤔

                                                                            • Fried chicken Watermelon

                                                                              What are his animations

                                                                            • jayvhon calma
                                                                              jayvhon calma  2 weeks back

                                                                              Ants invented warfare humans are about or have perfected it

                                                                              • Shees Sajjad Gul
                                                                                Shees Sajjad Gul  2 weeks back


                                                                                • Patatamanjhui
                                                                                  Patatamanjhui  2 weeks back

                                                                                  You imagine a Nazi ant? Lol

                                                                                  • Encep Jones
                                                                                    Encep Jones  2 weeks back

                                                                                    So basicaly, army ant is the mongols of ant world

                                                                                    • patrix201 guajardo salazar

                                                                                      Si se basara un juego con esta animasion bista desde arriba se aria un buen juego

                                                                                      • Will Zhao
                                                                                        Will Zhao  2 weeks back

                                                                                        AntsCanada is his own army

                                                                                        • Mimine 2002
                                                                                          Mimine 2002  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Dude mine were cannibals

                                                                                          • The Yangem
                                                                                            The Yangem  2 weeks back

                                                                                            7:00 Humans: ya know, I want to kill you, but you can kill me back so nah

                                                                                            Ants: *BRUH, DID YOU JUST EXIST? IMMA KILL YOU FOR THAT*