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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    • grab america by huevos
      grab america by huevos  9 hours back

      i can't reply back to toxicboi i and kurzgesagt says failed to comment post on immunization video i don't believe in vaccinations, i got them for 15 years in military and as child didn't do anything for me and made me have strep throat,

    • adancho
      adancho  1 days back

      @Pierre Jonquères of course once I manage to record the voice and edit the video

    • adancho
      adancho  1 days back

      @lopassociate It's just a hobby but the idea is for everyone to watch these amazing videos in Spanish

      SACHIN SUNDARESAN  1 days back

      I want a video on light pollution!

    • Pierre Jonquères
      Pierre Jonquères  2 days back

      Will you comment a link to the next video here ?

  • Dani Christophersen
    Dani Christophersen  7 minutes back

    Where's the sequel yo?

    • DoctorScrimguard
      DoctorScrimguard  36 minutes back

      What about ant slavery?

      • Smith Rustdice
        Smith Rustdice  1 hours back

        me likey

        • Yamato_tomato
          Yamato_tomato  2 hours back

          Sottotitoli in italiano sta ceppa

          • Ryan Blackwell
            Ryan Blackwell  2 hours back

            Can you do a video on Brane Theory. That is actually pretty cool.

            • Waad- Azez
              Waad- Azez  2 hours back

              شكراً لنشر الفيديو بالعربي هناك امور اختلف فيها معكم لكن هناك معلوماتٌ جميلة

              • Pat-man
                Pat-man  3 hours back

                MORE PLEASE

                • Dick Head
                  Dick Head  3 hours back

                  3:51 WillAntE

                  • Ash West
                    Ash West  4 hours back

                    Please please talk about the Amazon rain forest right now if you can afford to. Even if just a short announcement to inform people. I know a full video isn't a possibility and is too much to ask, but some form of announcement would help a lot if you guys can. Thank you if you get to read this comment.

                    • Meulen Cañupan
                      Meulen Cañupan  4 hours back

                      Please talk about Amazonas and global warming...

                      • Omar Shafi
                        Omar Shafi  4 hours back

                        Army Ant: War.....war never changes
                        Square Head Ant: What you say boss?
                        Army Ant: BACK IN POSITION PRIVATE!!!
                        Square Head Ant: 😞 *becomes door again*

                        • Kasper_PandaYT
                          Kasper_PandaYT  5 hours back

                          I love ants..... i love kurzhesagt! BOOM!!!!!

                          • Garou
                            Garou  6 hours back

                            I love ants. Ants are badass. There should be like an RTS based off ants, or a movie...Call it, "A Bug's Life" or something.

                            • Usama Mohammad
                              Usama Mohammad  6 hours back

                              Please make a video on ocd obsessive compulsive disorder
                              No one understand what it really is please i know you will make a sensible video on it.
                              Its like a demon controlling you.

                              • Opa Gusto
                                Opa Gusto  7 hours back

                                why is this so epic

                                • 賴俐朱
                                  賴俐朱  7 hours back

                                  News episode

                                  • Gmngvlogs &MORE
                                    Gmngvlogs &MORE  7 hours back

                                    In a million years ants will evolve to build guns and nukes and destroy the world if we haven't already

                                    • Guest 666 random
                                      Guest 666 random  8 hours back

                                      I saw one of these Wars in real life

                                      • Mulan
                                        Mulan  8 hours back

                                        Being nomadic warrior tribes, army ants are kind of the ant dothraki.

                                        • Mulan
                                          Mulan  9 hours back

                                          So much for "humans are the only species that violently kills others of their kind". Not that it feels great to know this ._.

                                          • Logan Aberg
                                            Logan Aberg  10 hours back

                                            Part 2

                                            • TRUE KOREAN SLAV MAKBLYAT

                                              LEAF CUTTERS:THIS IS MINELANT!
                                              SOVIET ARMY ANTS:YPAAAAAAAAAAAA

                                              • Alex R.
                                                Alex R.  12 hours back

                                                Ok, I want a video game now

                                                • Serkan Deniz
                                                  Serkan Deniz  12 hours back

                                                  Türkçe altyazı düzeltilirse sevinirim.

                                                  • Thatguyover there
                                                    Thatguyover there  13 hours back

                                                    Can’t wait for the next episode!

                                                    • Günter OfFuture
                                                      Günter OfFuture  14 hours back

                                                      wow pls bring more ants to the channel!

                                                      • M.R Tiger the allrounder
                                                        M.R Tiger the allrounder  15 hours back

                                                        Anyone else feel something crawling on their body?

                                                        • Esham Playz
                                                          Esham Playz  16 hours back

                                                          Please sub to my channel😭😭😭😭

                                                          • C.I A
                                                            C.I A  17 hours back

                                                            This was posted a week ago...
                                                            BUT IT FEELS LIKE MONTHS

                                                            • C.I A
                                                              C.I A  16 hours back

                                                              @momisli soom exactly what i was thinking

                                                          • avranil sarkar
                                                            avranil sarkar  18 hours back

                                                            Extremely good videos. Kurzgesagt upload very helpful and informative videos. I am the biggest fan of Kurzgesagt. I am watched all your videos.

                                                            • Dio Brando
                                                              Dio Brando  20 hours back

                                                              When an ant sees an Ant Exterminator

                                                              ATTACK ON TITAN MUSIC PLAYS

                                                              • Zikri
                                                                Zikri  8 hours back

                                                                lol you got me crying

                                                            • Alejandro Otero
                                                              Alejandro Otero  20 hours back

                                                              No se ustedes, pero yo estuve alucinando durante todo el vídeo, me encanto este trabajo.

                                                              • WhYsO SeRiOuSe
                                                                WhYsO SeRiOuSe  22 hours back

                                                                War ia natural. arm up boys!

                                                                • Alpha 222
                                                                  Alpha 222  23 hours back

                                                                  What an absolute social unit

                                                                  • Guilhemar Caixeta Filho
                                                                    Guilhemar Caixeta Filho  24 hours back

                                                                    OH MY GOD, HOW COOL ARE ANTS??

                                                                  • 1,000,000 Subscriber Without A Video

                                                                    Is it me or he is one of the voice behind how its made? Love his voice very much tho

                                                                    • Thugnificent
                                                                      Thugnificent  1 days back

                                                                      In The Grim Dark Future of The 21st Century, There Is Only War...

                                                                    • Doom's Way
                                                                      Doom's Way  1 days back

                                                                      Can you do a video about "What does Reality really look like?"

                                                                      • José Manuel Rico Hernández

                                                                        Awesome. Waiting for part 2...

                                                                        • Simon And
                                                                          Simon And  1 days back

                                                                          A colony: exists
                                                                          An agressive colony: exists
                                                                          Agressive colony: sees that ither colonies exist
                                                                          Agressive colony's strategy: rush b

                                                                          • Emily Pearce
                                                                            Emily Pearce  1 days back

                                                                            can you make a video on what would happen if the amazon rainforest was to be burned down completely, and how we and the world would be affected? In reference to what's going on right now.

                                                                            • felis catus jr
                                                                              felis catus jr  1 days back

                                                                              When's the next video

                                                                              • RastDuarte
                                                                                RastDuarte  1 days back

                                                                                An episode with a hook to the next, I love it!

                                                                                • Motalux
                                                                                  Motalux  1 days back

                                                                                  So army ants are like a zerg rush.

                                                                                  • akhi dot cf
                                                                                    akhi dot cf  1 days back

                                                                                    Truly epic

                                                                                    • Roberto Poletti
                                                                                      Roberto Poletti  1 days back

                                                                                      Non ci sono i sottotitoli in italiano

                                                                                      • omg pico
                                                                                        omg pico  1 days back

                                                                                        Pls part 2