How to Make an Elephant Explode - The Size of Life 2

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How to Make an Elephant Explode with Science - The Size of Life 2


  1. Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

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    • SuperRookieXX 123

      SuperRookieXX 123

      27 dagen geleden

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    • vasabi


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      Casey Jones

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      Petur Dimitrov

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      Casey Jones

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  2. shubham15feb


    20 uur geleden

    at 0:40 the scene is so funny!

  3. Labib Rahobar

    Labib Rahobar

    2 dagen geleden

    After 4 hours without food , the mice will die. If that was a men . Guess what?😂

  4. fungalwater


    2 dagen geleden

    The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell

  5. tenshi hyperdrive

    tenshi hyperdrive

    3 dagen geleden

    So what you're saying is dynamaxed pokemon will explode. Got it

  6. Luskarian


    4 dagen geleden

    Thanks, I really needed exploded mouse insides on my screen while I was having dinner

  7. hayden taylor

    hayden taylor

    6 dagen geleden

    this is yalls vid

  8. Greggius the Egg

    Greggius the Egg

    8 dagen geleden

    Ah so according to this video ant man has either been melted or has frozen to death, am I correct?

  9. TiagoSaint :P

    TiagoSaint :P

    8 dagen geleden


  10. Max Garoffolo

    Max Garoffolo

    9 dagen geleden


  11. QuantumBrick


    11 dagen geleden

    Laughed hard at "it's a tiny, ridiculous being".

  12. faith ng

    faith ng

    12 dagen geleden

    these animals are mammals, all mammals produce body heat. why dont shrink and grow different animals that dont produce body heat? will there be a difference?

  13. Victor Feliciano

    Victor Feliciano

    13 dagen geleden

    I love you kurzgesagt! Thank you

  14. Joshua Delaney

    Joshua Delaney

    13 dagen geleden

    I was already having a bad day and then I come here only to find out Despicable Me was a bunch of bullcrap

  15. Colin Budi Mulia Handoko

    Colin Budi Mulia Handoko

    13 dagen geleden

    i found sonic and mickey mouse

  16. Dom Lewis

    Dom Lewis

    13 dagen geleden

    Just because a baby in the womb has the same metabolic rate as the mother doesn't mean it's not an individual. It has separate DNA to the mother, the blood of the baby is separate to the blood of the mother etc. It is an individual. Please stop pushing your subtle pro abortion agenda Kurzgesagt.

    • LewdMe


      9 dagen geleden

      I knew someone was gonna do it

  17. Iron CYR

    Iron CYR

    14 dagen geleden


  18. Zero Percent Sleep

    Zero Percent Sleep

    14 dagen geleden

    5:04 is a reference to the simpsons

  19. Walter Gerling

    Walter Gerling

    14 dagen geleden

    Kurzgesagt hmm what’s the fastest way to annoy the janitor hmm let’s explode a elephant and liquify a mouse that sounds like a good idea!

  20. Caleb


    14 dagen geleden

    ". . .mitochondria, the power house of the cell." He did it! He said the thing!

  21. Levi Glasbrenner

    Levi Glasbrenner

    14 dagen geleden

    Poor elephant 🐘 and mouse 🐭

  22. bobby jenkins

    bobby jenkins

    14 dagen geleden

    but a meat explosion is a lot more fun then meltin are elephant into red hot goo. why just why?

  23. Ainwood’s World

    Ainwood’s World

    14 dagen geleden

    I agree with the bird stop making animals explode

  24. Bruhistan TV

    Bruhistan TV

    14 dagen geleden

    now what if we were to replace the heart with a turbine...

  25. Vedant Yadav

    Vedant Yadav

    14 dagen geleden

    3:41 - Elephants are huge meat sacks... Elephant - That's not a nice thing to say, and I'm uncomfortable

  26. Vinayak Mishra

    Vinayak Mishra

    14 dagen geleden

    a really simple and the best way of presenting something as complex as infinity

  27. scince wizard

    scince wizard

    15 dagen geleden

    1:19 thanks i hate it

  28. Brandon Hernandez

    Brandon Hernandez

    15 dagen geleden

    nobody: Kurzgessgat:HOW TO ExPLoDE An ELEpHaNT

  29. Monster? No. Definable? Never.

    Monster? No. Definable? Never.

    15 dagen geleden

    This secomd experiment also seems inhumane

  30. Rohan


    16 dagen geleden

    What I learned from this video - Honey I Shrunk The Kids was really science FICTION

  31. Noah Olson

    Noah Olson

    16 dagen geleden

    I baby is not an organ

  32. Danrave Keh

    Danrave Keh

    16 dagen geleden

    i still cant fully understand why enlarging the mouse will explode while shrinking the elephant will freeze to death.

  33. Justin Kim

    Justin Kim

    16 dagen geleden

    Confirmed today: the odd one out of the Life & Size series

  34. Mark Aplier

    Mark Aplier

    16 dagen geleden

    This square cube law only works if the shape remains the same, if the shape changes, then you could create a body which has more surface area

  35. درع ماس

    درع ماس

    16 dagen geleden

    1:52 is that the duolingo bird

  36. Jcknight7996


    16 dagen geleden

    "Because this is our video and we wanna see what happens" best into

  37. LifeExplained


    17 dagen geleden

    I love how in the end, there's this little bird jumping on an "animate" button with no clue of what it's doing

  38. turnedspook


    18 dagen geleden

    “How to make an Elephant explode” Nice

  39. Juvena Vera

    Juvena Vera

    18 dagen geleden

    So size does matter! 🤣

  40. Peter Oliver

    Peter Oliver

    18 dagen geleden

    "tiny ridiculous being"... hahahah!

  41. Hadi Zainal

    Hadi Zainal

    20 dagen geleden

    Chill :)

  42. Justin Henley

    Justin Henley

    21 dag geleden

    I'm tired of all these people like firefighters and police calling themselves "heroes" when we have people like Janitor Bird.

  43. Booyah Boogie

    Booyah Boogie

    21 dag geleden

    Poor bird-thats-on-cleanup.

  44. Om Joshi

    Om Joshi

    22 dagen geleden

    1:54 did anyone notice the Duolingo bird?

  45. BoiSSP Gaming

    BoiSSP Gaming

    22 dagen geleden

    The true reason is because they aren't made of hexagons which are the bestagons

  46. JonManProductions


    24 dagen geleden

    It's been three years and no part three .3.

  47. Pedro Canova

    Pedro Canova

    25 dagen geleden

    Goodbye antman ;-;

  48. Vincent Hildebrand

    Vincent Hildebrand

    27 dagen geleden

    Larger cells on larger animals are not necessarily lazier, but busy with other functions. An insects brain reacts faster but our brains process much more.

  49. Soul Mechanics

    Soul Mechanics

    27 dagen geleden

    Mitochondria at once were independent organisms inhabiting larger communities what had learned to specialize in extracting potential and producing kinetic energy from their environment. Does that sound like anybody you might know? The mitochondria had grown intelligent enough to communicate with the larger organisms and to establish an arrangement with their communities. It was the correct solution to a frighteningly familiar dilemma.

  50. Whats Not Is

    Whats Not Is

    28 dagen geleden

    Did any of y'all see Barb over here? 1:30

  51. Matteo Marcan

    Matteo Marcan

    29 dagen geleden

    Wait, at the end it said that all mammals share the number of heartbeats. Around 1 billion heartbeats. But if you do the maths, humans should die around age 24 if not earlier. Assuming an average heart rate of 80 beats per minute: 1000,000,000÷80=12,500,000 minutes in a lifetime 12,500,000÷60=208,333 hours 208,333÷24=8,680 days 8,680÷365=23,8 years. So what gives? Do we have abnormally high number of heartbeats compared to other animals?

  52. Phaedra Holtzclaw

    Phaedra Holtzclaw

    29 dagen geleden

    i agree with the janitor bird stop do not blow something up

  53. Sam Miller

    Sam Miller

    29 dagen geleden

    well when you shrink the elephant are you taking away the cells or are you just making the cells smaller? If you take away the cells then heat output would go down but if you just shrink the animal without altering the amount of cells it has wouldn't it be able to function?

  54. FennecTECH


    Maand geleden

    Would the elephant survive if one were to keep it warm?

  55. TTVBomBerxX TV

    TTVBomBerxX TV

    Maand geleden

    I didn't get what I came for. I wanted to see an elephant being forcefed a hydrogen bomb.

  56. DBZGamerZ


    Maand geleden

    Okay the elephant freezes within minutes when shrunk..but what if we gave it a sweater? Within the first 10 seconds...a REALLLY GOOD sweater. Or put the mouse in a really cold environment...



    Maand geleden

    this vid is gruesome



    Maand geleden

    I want an Etruscan shrew as a pet (:

  59. Jedi


    Maand geleden

    I would watch any video entitled make an elephant explode

  60. Zakky YT

    Zakky YT

    Maand geleden

    So is this a problem with Ant Man??

  61. Bahamut Lightbringer

    Bahamut Lightbringer

    Maand geleden

    since this is all theoretical, the main questions would be does the cells grow/shrink as well so the organism contains the same cell when enlarged/shrunk? or does the cell amount multiply? but then that means it must obtain mass from somewhere

  62. Klex Uncut

    Klex Uncut

    Maand geleden

    Poor Ant-Man.

  63. W.A.S.D Trike

    W.A.S.D Trike

    Maand geleden

    Now I know why Dinosaurs are so big there cold blooded but birds are not cold blooded so dinosaurs are not not all of them

  64. jbugg


    Maand geleden

    1:19 spit out? or poop out? 😂

  65. Tom Henderson

    Tom Henderson

    Maand geleden

    Why are you guys so mean to elephants? You threw one off a building the other day.

  66. Nomore


    Maand geleden

    So you’re saying antmans bullshit?

  67. Oui Oui

    Oui Oui

    Maand geleden

    Title: "How to Make an Elephant Explode?" Me uneducated: "Shove a bomb in it:

  68. Sarmad Saeed

    Sarmad Saeed

    Maand geleden

    So Ant Mans just a bunch of bullshit...

  69. Patric J

    Patric J

    Maand geleden

    Good videos! But while saying that the fantastic and finetuned creation is made by chance (the evolution nonsense) the information instead confirms an intelligent design and a supreme and intelligent creator! "For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse" Romans 1:20

    • Patric J

      Patric J

      Maand geleden

      @sordidennui Yes. And I believe in a good and merciful God. This God became man in order to show us the way and save us. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” John 3:16

    • sordidennui


      Maand geleden

      are you Christian? if so do you believe in a benevolent God?

  70. Dolfan 2

    Dolfan 2

    Maand geleden

    At Kurzgesagt, we ask serious scientific questions.

  71. Marcus C

    Marcus C

    Maand geleden

    If life could come up with some metabolic process to convert exxcess heat back into stored energy instead of dropping it off, some very interesting new options might open up.

  72. Robert Bergan

    Robert Bergan

    Maand geleden

    I have skipped watching this video for a while, didn't look that interesting. Today I finally watched it, turned out to be one of the most unexpectedly informative and entertaining videos you've done. Thanks.

  73. Haze


    Maand geleden

    Watch high

  74. Poutinsky _

    Poutinsky _

    Maand geleden

    Human average life span is 79 yrs, and would mean an average 24bpm heart beat for that life span based on that 1 billion beats avrage theory.. not sure about that

    • sordidennui


      Maand geleden

      try doing it for the human lifespan without any technological advancement, obviously humans are gonna be a bit different we've had I'm much more complex diet and such over the past 20 million years

  75. Momena Rathur

    Momena Rathur

    Maand geleden

    Do it more

  76. Momena Rathur

    Momena Rathur

    Maand geleden

    Thanks for adding sonic

  77. Science lover Alson

    Science lover Alson

    Maand geleden

    1:15 ah shit here we go again

  78. Thebaconiskindaback


    Maand geleden

    How to make an elephant explode: put a tar bomba in it

  79. CrisChemical


    Maand geleden

    Let's overclock an elephant

  80. Raghav Mehra

    Raghav Mehra

    Maand geleden

    What about clod blooded animals snakes can be of different size does this principle apply to them too

  81. CK Scores

    CK Scores

    Maand geleden

    Just think about Ant-Man.

  82. Dominic Mottola

    Dominic Mottola

    Maand geleden

    hmm i like your game

  83. The Musical Meltdown

    The Musical Meltdown

    Maand geleden

    The poor janitor.



    Maand geleden

    you always keep advertising shure i know it is for money but really come on even i know better and i am in 6th grade

  85. Jad Elkarchi

    Jad Elkarchi

    Maand geleden

    is this related to lifetime relativity between species?



    Maand geleden

    then how much times ant man and wasp was exploded and dead

  87. Vanita Parankar

    Vanita Parankar

    Maand geleden

    Your videos help me to build my knowledge. So thank u

  88. Adrian Garcia JANY

    Adrian Garcia JANY

    Maand geleden

    0:08 didn't know this channel was communists



    Maand geleden

    This video is all about animals exploding

  90. Cole Knight

    Cole Knight

    Maand geleden

    This doesn't apply to cold-blooded animals though because their body temperature correlates with the environment regardless of size.

  91. Velho TS

    Velho TS

    Maand geleden

    5:00 I get the reference

  92. jon mor

    jon mor

    Maand geleden

    Will there be a 3rd part in the series?

  93. David Kojic

    David Kojic

    Maand geleden

    The cleaner bird is my favourite chacarcter in the Kurzgesagt universe. It even looks cool.

  94. Samarendra Swain

    Samarendra Swain

    Maand geleden

    RIP marvel ant man

  95. Bharanidharan Ruben

    Bharanidharan Ruben

    Maand geleden

    *see you in 12,018, what does that really mean,can u detail it for me ,but..don't recommend the vedios of human era... That isn't coming to my mind..

  96. Darkimunus TruthHolder

    Darkimunus TruthHolder

    Maand geleden

    So, humans can explode too *i f w e t r y h a r d e n o u g h?*

  97. Wyspy


    Maand geleden

    "And can we do this to our elephant if we try hard?" Yellow birb mopping up the mess- *_JUST STOP!_*

  98. Salad Tea

    Salad Tea

    Maand geleden

    4:18 Disney Warning!

  99. NinaNiterose


    Maand geleden

    1:30 Looks like Barb disappeared from Stranger Things because she got a new job. Nice!

  100. Tee beat64

    Tee beat64

    Maand geleden

    Some of them bigger than others