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  7 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 ?

  • Waad- Azez
    Waad- Azez  7 minutes back

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

    • Pat-man
      Pat-man  1 hours back


      • Dick Head
        Dick Head  1 hours back

        3:51 WillAntE

        • Ash West
          Ash West  2 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  2 hours back

            Please talk about Amazonas and global warming...

            • Omar Shafi
              Omar Shafi  2 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  3 hours back

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

                • Garou
                  Garou  3 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  3 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  5 hours back

                      why is this so epic

                      • 賴俐朱
                        賴俐朱  5 hours back

                        News episode

                        • Gmngvlogs &MORE
                          Gmngvlogs &MORE  5 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  6 hours back

                            I saw one of these Wars in real life

                            • Mulan
                              Mulan  6 hours back

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

                              • Mulan
                                Mulan  7 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  8 hours back

                                  Part 2

                                  • TRUE KOREAN SLAV MAKBLYAT

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

                                    • Alex R.
                                      Alex R.  10 hours back

                                      Ok, I want a video game now

                                      • Serkan Deniz
                                        Serkan Deniz  10 hours back

                                        Türkçe altyazı düzeltilirse sevinirim.

                                        • Thatguyover there
                                          Thatguyover there  10 hours back

                                          Can’t wait for the next episode!

                                          • Günter OfFuture
                                            Günter OfFuture  11 hours back

                                            wow pls bring more ants to the channel!

                                            • M.R Tiger the allrounder
                                              M.R Tiger the allrounder  13 hours back

                                              Anyone else feel something crawling on their body?

                                              • Esham Playz
                                                Esham Playz  14 hours back

                                                Please sub to my channel😭😭😭😭

                                                • C.I A
                                                  C.I A  15 hours back

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

                                                  • C.I A
                                                    C.I A  14 hours back

                                                    @momisli soom exactly what i was thinking

                                                • avranil sarkar
                                                  avranil sarkar  16 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  17 hours back

                                                    When an ant sees an Ant Exterminator

                                                    ATTACK ON TITAN MUSIC PLAYS

                                                    • Zikri
                                                      Zikri  6 hours back

                                                      lol you got me crying

                                                  • Alejandro Otero
                                                    Alejandro Otero  18 hours back

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

                                                    • WhYsO SeRiOuSe
                                                      WhYsO SeRiOuSe  19 hours back

                                                      War ia natural. arm up boys!

                                                      • Alpha 222
                                                        Alpha 222  21 hours back

                                                        What an absolute social unit

                                                        • Guilhemar Caixeta Filho
                                                          Guilhemar Caixeta Filho  21 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  22 hours back

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

                                                          • Doom's Way
                                                            Doom's Way  22 hours 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  24 hours 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

                                                                              • Muhammad Talha Farooq
                                                                                Muhammad Talha Farooq  1 days back

                                                                                Nice animation

                                                                                • KeRen Tan
                                                                                  KeRen Tan  1 days back

                                                                                  "We found another species! let's name it..."
                                                                                  * hits keyboard with forehand slice *

                                                                                  • KeRen Tan
                                                                                    KeRen Tan  1 days back

                                                                                    love the music!

                                                                                    • Jan Matyka
                                                                                      Jan Matyka  1 days back


                                                                                      • Batuhan Kaluç
                                                                                        Batuhan Kaluç  1 days back

                                                                                        Thank you