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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    • nunciata22
      nunciata22  1 hours back

      Please talk about the omniverse

    • dot
      dot  10 hours back

      -Matter didn’t create anti matter
      -Anti matter didn’t create matter
      (Both of them were present at the time of big bang)
      -Both of them didn’t create themselves.
      -Both of them came from an unimaginable source, that unimaginable source created matter and antimatter (everything) thats why it is known as “the creator” of everything.
      —and that unimaginable creator created all prophets (approx 124,000 from Prophet Adam to Prophet Mohammad pbuh) who introduced God/Allah (an unimaginable creator) as well as they came to us with the complete and beautiful guidance of mankind from the creator of mankind.
      Thank u :)

    • E Dab
      E Dab  20 hours back

      Make a video about rabies

    • bernette Nuwusab
      bernette Nuwusab  2 days back

      Would legalizing all drugs lower world population

    • Steve
      Steve  2 days back

      >20K comments! People really love this vid.

  • Robinson A
    Robinson A  23 minutes back

    Step 1. Go to Google
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    Step 3. Enjoy!
    The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant
    One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don't throw it away.
    There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must have felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life.
    " Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words, 'Wait and Hope.

    • Teodor Nastase
      Teodor Nastase  2 hours back

      A video on 5g would be interesting

      • kimh samh
        kimh samh  2 hours back

        Hey what happened to existential crisis stuff ? i wanna be filled with existential dread !! makes me happy. weirdly.

        • Constantine
          Constantine  2 hours back

          재밌다 ㅎㅎㅎ^^

          • Amedeo Ambrini
            Amedeo Ambrini  3 hours back

            Non ci sono i sottotitoli in italiano :(

            • 白君德
              白君德  3 hours back

              Can the thing that happened in Indiana Jones 4 happen in real life? That scene has horrified me for years

              • Keith Kok
                Keith Kok  5 hours back

                Sadly not really informative, rather watch ants Canada

                • Pizza
                  Pizza  5 hours back

                  So many compositions :o

                  • Need you now
                    Need you now  6 hours back

                    Cant wait for when kurtzgesagt reaches 10 million subs

                    • fire
                      fire  6 hours back

                      Am I the only one who moves my eyes side to side during this 0:21

                      • shane chatchavalkawinkul

                        can you do one about fungi plz

                      • Hyrule Legend
                        Hyrule Legend  7 hours back

                        Thank God these fuckers are just barely more intelligent than a walnut

                        • NotMason1
                          NotMason1  7 hours back

                          More ant videos please.

                          • Sultan Alanazi
                            Sultan Alanazi  7 hours back

                            Ants are savage bitches

                            • Charlie Forster
                              Charlie Forster  8 hours back

                              Make that video

                              • Henry Portway
                                Henry Portway  8 hours back

                                Who else is feeling itchy

                                • Dodgeball 3069
                                  Dodgeball 3069  8 hours back

                                  This somehow reminds me of piper the perri meme

                                  • Beep Neep the Sheep
                                    Beep Neep the Sheep  9 hours back

                                    Army ants: fighting to the death

                                    me with water gun: *when I pull this trigger, half of all ants will disappear.*

                                    • Mark N
                                      Mark N  9 hours back

                                      Ever thought about doing a video on Quantum Immortality or Supersymmetry?

                                      • Maël Duchesneau
                                        Maël Duchesneau  9 hours back

                                        World war A... Can't wait for that movie

                                        • Allan Barbosa
                                          Allan Barbosa  9 hours back


                                          • helterskelter416
                                            helterskelter416  9 hours back

                                            with ants being on average a few milligrams, ranging from 1-5 normally, and outnumbering humans 1,250,000 to one approximately, and the average weight of a human being about 140 lbs, aaaand with humans by mass averaging about 6-7 million times that of an ant, ants cannot possibly make up 20% of the total biomass for the animal kingdom unless humans make up a staggeringly large percentage. assuming that your numbers are correct, then there is very little, if any, of the biomass being made up by other members of the animal kingdom, which we know is false since we know they exist.

                                            • degenerous animations
                                              degenerous animations  9 hours back

                                              are army ants rlly that strong me: help the other Ants fight the army ants also me:I THINK WE KNOW WHOS FINISHING THIS WAR!

                                              • helterskelter416
                                                helterskelter416  9 hours back

                                                ten thousand trillion? you mean 10 quadrillion? whats next? one hundred ten thousand for 1 million? eight two and a half for 20? X'D

                                                • Oyun böyük yegenim
                                                  Oyun böyük yegenim  9 hours back

                                                  Jinette baveddennim

                                                  • Wubba lubba dub dub
                                                    Wubba lubba dub dub  9 hours back

                                                    I love your videos and very thanks for tukish subtitle

                                                    • Austin Bunkelman
                                                      Austin Bunkelman  10 hours back

                                                      20 PERCENT. Holy.

                                                      • Jonny Anderson
                                                        Jonny Anderson  10 hours back

                                                        Cant wait for when kurtzgesagt reaches 10 million subs

                                                        • Franklinpa :3
                                                          Franklinpa :3  10 hours back

                                                          Hello, i enjoy watching the videos but i want to ask you sometime, please try to translate to spanish, beacause i know all the videos are with subtitles but it would be better if we could listening and watching the animation, i love this channel but im from Ecuador and i have to read and i cant watch the animation, i know, it is ridiculous but please try to do it :3

                                                          • SilverTongue
                                                            SilverTongue  10 hours back

                                                            Okay so... The army ants are basically The Dothraki??!

                                                            • Heon Khondokar
                                                              Heon Khondokar  11 hours back

                                                              wow i wanna seee that super war

                                                              • Notaval
                                                                Notaval  11 hours back

                                                                You really should make a video recognizing the mice and lab rats that helped so much to develop science.

                                                                • Matthew Smith
                                                                  Matthew Smith  11 hours back

                                                                  Imagine if they had guns.....

                                                                  • Soumyajyoti Sarkar
                                                                    Soumyajyoti Sarkar  12 hours back

                                                                    Here joins Ant-Man

                                                                    • DeyberGamerYT
                                                                      DeyberGamerYT  12 hours back

                                                                      YEAH PERDONEN

                                                                      • Maksymilian Starczewski
                                                                        Maksymilian Starczewski  13 hours back

                                                                        I love ur vids so much, and as you said we're learbing accidentally becouse your videos are so interesting, if i had some more money i would donate it for you and your crew and patreons to keep up not good BUT THE BEST work you are very inspiring but the fact that i draw like a frickin chicken is stopping me from doing things like that, lv u and all the ppl that like his vids <3

                                                                        • Magnus Chamberlain
                                                                          Magnus Chamberlain  13 hours back

                                                                          Can we get a video game where you choose an ant faction and have to fight other factions? That sounds really cool

                                                                        • AdaM R
                                                                          AdaM R  13 hours back

                                                                          Fascinating video! Thank you!

                                                                          • Ask to seduce Miss
                                                                            Ask to seduce Miss  13 hours back

                                                                            Ants can invade the human species by it self since there’s 10 trillion ants on this planet but they dont.

                                                                        • Cheesy Nachos
                                                                          Cheesy Nachos  13 hours back

                                                                          I once saw ants fighting each other

                                                                          • Mïdńïght_Plâyš 107
                                                                            Mïdńïght_Plâyš 107  14 hours back

                                                                            The dude made me excited about fighting ants😂

                                                                            • Jared Nyman
                                                                              Jared Nyman  15 hours back

                                                                              Do they kill bees?

                                                                              • ArMeD217
                                                                                ArMeD217  15 hours back

                                                                                Please give us more!

                                                                                • Nicola Pelos
                                                                                  Nicola Pelos  16 hours back

                                                                                  hahaha "humans have decided that war is not a thing they want to do a lot any more"
                                                                                  You made my day i love this kind of humor.

                                                                                  • Yenzet Gaming
                                                                                    Yenzet Gaming  16 hours back

                                                                                    For some reason this video made me super hyped 😂

                                                                                    • Golden Zerow
                                                                                      Golden Zerow  17 hours back

                                                                                      War...war never changes...

                                                                                      • Oğuzhan Mercangöz
                                                                                        Oğuzhan Mercangöz  18 hours back

                                                                                        İ always support you kurzgesagt

                                                                                        • eShrimp
                                                                                          eShrimp  18 hours back

                                                                                          THis was awesome!