The Ultimate Guide to Black Holes

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Black holes are the most powerful and extreme things in the universe and they are wildly weird and complicated. What would happen if you fell inside one and what are they really?
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  1. Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    8 dagen geleden

    Ok, phew. So we are done explaining any properties of black holes forever. If we ever talk about black holes in future videos we'll always link to this video. If you want to continue thinking about black holes a tad more, you can do so by getting one of the many black hole related things the Kurzgesagt team made with love:

    • Anastasios Karagiannis

      Anastasios Karagiannis

      2 dagen geleden

      Make a video about astrology, please.

    • Rai Farhan

      Rai Farhan

      2 dagen geleden

      Plz try to speak using simple English ,so weak people's in English can understand...

    • Pierre De Agostini

      Pierre De Agostini

      6 dagen geleden

      ADd closed captions maybe?

    • Kadir Bilgin

      Kadir Bilgin

      6 dagen geleden

      Please add Turkish subtitles.

    • Diogo Elias

      Diogo Elias

      6 dagen geleden

      Active English legends please. Only has Vietnam

  2. John Fuqua IV

    John Fuqua IV

    3 minuten geleden

    The most astonishing part about this channel isn't that it's informative, or that it's surprisingly digestible for the layman. It's the fact that y'all are just so positive and uplifting about everything that makes these videos as pleasant to watch as they are informative.

  3. Cano


    11 minuten geleden

    Hi könnt ihr mal was zu Dinosaurier machen zum Beispiel Dinosaurier mit Federn wie falsch Jurassic world ist :)

  4. Johan Joensen

    Johan Joensen

    20 minuten geleden

    Make a movie about salling on shores, sinse that is the ftytore

  5. Noah dev

    Noah dev

    21 minuut geleden

    make a video about crypto currency

  6. ZacianTSW


    21 minuut geleden


  7. Grace Jacqueline

    Grace Jacqueline

    36 minuten geleden

    2 time:meet limenade

  8. Mr Man

    Mr Man

    49 minuten geleden

    goku solos

    • Mr Man

      Mr Man

      49 minuten geleden


  9. XbitZ


    55 minuten geleden

    Wait question arent particals and antiparticals basicilly anti-matter? Because the mass of the black hole doesnt just dissapear

  10. Haider Al hsani

    Haider Al hsani

    55 minuten geleden


  11. Only4Music


    Uur geleden

    Absolutely amazing

  12. Jorge Biavath

    Jorge Biavath

    Uur geleden

    English Caption please?

  13. myusernamehere


    Uur geleden

    Unfortunately some of this information is wrong or presented in a misleading manner, the most striking falsity the statement about information loss

  14. Panos Patsialidis

    Panos Patsialidis

    Uur geleden

    Can you make a video what would happen if their was oxygen instead of nothing in space

  15. Nekohime


    Uur geleden


  16. May Bussell

    May Bussell

    Uur geleden

    Is there a way a future civilian could safely turn earth around if it started drifting away from the sun?

  17. the red tailed shark

    the red tailed shark

    Uur geleden

    Black holes are amazing especially that we made an image of one 55 million lightyears away

  18. connor booboo

    connor booboo

    2 uur geleden

    I have an idea, you should make a gaming channel/series, I would love to watch you play Kerbal Space Program!

  19. THE TPS


    2 uur geleden


  20. Mimi The Cat

    Mimi The Cat

    2 uur geleden

    wait if everything dies. dose space remake themselves or are we just gonna be gone for good?

  21. Ali Ersin Øral

    Ali Ersin Øral

    2 uur geleden

    No. No. Not again. No. 3:20 Get out of my head.

  22. adusrezi


    3 uur geleden

    Its my opinion that when black hole dies then a new universe starts. Look at big bang theory. something incredibly small did boom and all that was created! Look at atomic bombs. When atoms are used there they just- boom. Black hole is like a giant atom

  23. Violin Bros

    Violin Bros

    3 uur geleden

    3:19 amogus :)

  24. Austin Martin

    Austin Martin

    3 uur geleden

    What website do you use to animate because the animation looks so cool.

  25. Team Rocket

    Team Rocket

    3 uur geleden

    There r plenty of human black holes which r yet to be discovered by putting some different sizes "bananas" inside them.

  26. Someone Himself

    Someone Himself

    3 uur geleden

    This is too interesting for my own brain to handle.

  27. dragonfiremalus


    4 uur geleden

    Once every thousand years, a bird flies to the mountain and sharpens its beak. When the bird has worn the mountain away, the supermassive black hole will have lost 0.000...~60 zeroes later..0001% of its mass.

  28. the cclicker

    the cclicker

    4 uur geleden

    i love your videos

  29. Mohamed Elsayed

    Mohamed Elsayed

    4 uur geleden

    I have a question but how a black hole has infinty space

  30. Raza Gilani

    Raza Gilani

    4 uur geleden

    Are you still there

  31. Francisco Ramos

    Francisco Ramos

    5 uur geleden

    Can weird matter affect a black hole ?

    • Aaralyn Kaye

      Aaralyn Kaye

      4 uur geleden


  32. Omogbai Asekomhe

    Omogbai Asekomhe

    5 uur geleden


  33. Kevin Carignan

    Kevin Carignan

    5 uur geleden

    1 divided by 0 = infinite

  34. aeo


    5 uur geleden

    When the event horizon is sus! 😳 3:20

  35. Harshita Jain

    Harshita Jain

    5 uur geleden

    Where can I learn to make such dope animations such as these?

  36. Zackyy


    6 uur geleden

    I feel like singularity is too sci-fi to be a real theory. Black holes are basically just heavier neutron stars, probably made out of the same neutron soup, or in case of supermassive might just be quark soup and everything that gets in gets split into base particles. Seems much more reasonable to me

    • Bồ Công Anh

      Bồ Công Anh

      6 uur geleden

      Yes. Singularity is not reality its a mathematical error result when the theory we used has been breakdown at the extreme condition. because so far we knew nothing is infinite in the universe and that mean we need a new better theory called quantum gravity to explain what is going on.

  37. Typical Khaios

    Typical Khaios

    6 uur geleden

    ok so the singularity is just communism basically

  38. WarmWeatherGuy


    6 uur geleden

    7:40 Spin has units of radians per second or RPM, not the same units as velocity. 0.9c is not a unit of spin. To get speed you need to specify a radius and you said the radius was 0.0.

  39. Muhammad Umer

    Muhammad Umer

    7 uur geleden

    Absence of spacetime is what we call pure Gravity.

  40. nilsragnar


    7 uur geleden

    But they solved the black hole information paradox? I am even more confused now

  41. SpirantLank


    7 uur geleden

    Lol this man explored the black hole

  42. VEGA


    7 uur geleden

    i think that i want to die in a black hole

  43. Sinedstro Cythan

    Sinedstro Cythan

    7 uur geleden

    Damn that frame rate

  44. Sahil H

    Sahil H

    7 uur geleden

    3:19 AMOGUS

  45. Krautz Häuschen

    Krautz Häuschen

    8 uur geleden

    3:19 *A M O G U S*

  46. Kuro-No-Robin


    8 uur geleden

    5:12 Wilhelm Scream

  47. Are Rer

    Are Rer

    9 uur geleden

    so interstellar basically

  48. Stereo Pulse

    Stereo Pulse

    9 uur geleden


  49. marina tamazashvili

    marina tamazashvili

    9 uur geleden


  50. YD Animations

    YD Animations

    9 uur geleden

    Hey your videos are cool i watched every video But recently you guys over do your videos They are too exagerated like what they did with modern cartoons like spongebob

  51. JX - 06RK 879248 Fallingbrook MS

    JX - 06RK 879248 Fallingbrook MS

    9 uur geleden


  52. Envy


    10 uur geleden

    4:39 THE FEET IS SUS!!!!!

  53. Dante van Gemert

    Dante van Gemert

    10 uur geleden

    Loving the little details like the lil' impostor at 3:19 and the improbablilty drive from Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy at 7:11

  54. Phil O

    Phil O

    10 uur geleden

    Space and time are constant, the way atoms experience space and time depends on their proximity to other atoms

    • Bồ Công Anh

      Bồ Công Anh

      5 uur geleden

      Nope. space and time are relative. even space is relative. in a gravitational field,suppose there are two identical height people. one stand on the top of Everest,one at the sea level. from the point of views of the person at sea level,the person on the top of mountain is slightly taller. from the point of views of the person at the top of the mountain,his height appear normal,but the person at the sea level is a bit shorter height. this is a real consequence of relativity.

  55. gabriel nheon

    gabriel nheon

    10 uur geleden

    Next video of Kurzgesagt: "Why nuke a black hole its a bad idea, let's do it!"

  56. Jan Solo

    Jan Solo

    10 uur geleden

    So you say in a Black hole is another Dimension? The singularity is 1 Dimensional, the ringularity is 2d and everything Else is 3d (besides time)

  57. rollingdownfalling


    11 uur geleden

    This channel is German in disguise, interesting. Now I am curious whether the person who narrates the video is a bot, because it's just too perfect, then again the pronunciation for Kurzgesagt is also flawless so it may not be a bot generated voice coz they're normally bad at switching between languages. The narrative is pretty impressive. Judging by caption, maybe you're Vietnamese living in Germany like Hazel who does Mukbang??

  58. Physics Villain

    Physics Villain

    12 uur geleden

    Plz provide English subtitles

  59. LovelyMango


    12 uur geleden

    its crazy that every matter that enters a black hole like, giant starts, galaxies, everything is just stored in a single point, like a small dot on a paper, and thats not possible so just imagine the force needed to keep it together, honestly it scares me a lot

  60. SundishMelonFarm


    12 uur geleden

    Wait. What if we use a giganntic flashlight to send a lot of light Waves into the Black hole so we can probably See around us because we are also Being pullet in the Black hole as fast as the light...

  61. Nalmas Mohd

    Nalmas Mohd

    12 uur geleden


  62. Stefan Frisk

    Stefan Frisk

    12 uur geleden

    More fantastic fantasies...🤑

  63. Anime Moments

    Anime Moments

    12 uur geleden

    Put automatically generated english subtitles >:(

  64. OpraLatis


    13 uur geleden

    Steve Taylor is a bit tired today.

  65. Ezekiel Humphrey Alfonso

    Ezekiel Humphrey Alfonso

    14 uur geleden


  66. Voridy


    14 uur geleden

    this is like the real Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

  67. Indra Arora

    Indra Arora

    14 uur geleden

    We would love if you add English subtitles 👍

  68. Marbledself


    14 uur geleden

    Please do Meares Irlen syndrome next

  69. Kao


    15 uur geleden

    4:27 no

  70. M A N G O

    M A N G O

    15 uur geleden

    If every singularity is the same, then does that mean a blackhole made with exotic matter would have mass, despite strange matter having negative mass?

  71. The Bomb

    The Bomb

    15 uur geleden

    I'm literally terrified of space. Why am I watching this

  72. mamacato


    15 uur geleden

    How long usually until there are subtitles? Waiting for Japanese specifically. Thanks to anyone who has any insight.

    • mamacato


      13 uur geleden

      @Bob Smith thanks! That's a shame.

    • Bob Smith

      Bob Smith

      15 uur geleden

      Yeah, I think NLcameras removed subtitle translations, so now it's more difficult for subtitles in other languages. Before, it would take a few days.

  73. the unknown 36

    the unknown 36

    15 uur geleden

    3:07 reqruim da

  74. Fact Flash 04

    Fact Flash 04

    15 uur geleden

    Make video on white hole also

  75. Wayrail


    15 uur geleden

    'Nothing can fall through a black hole' steve: 'Hold my suspended ender pearl'

  76. 1281 - Vishwas Kulkarni

    1281 - Vishwas Kulkarni

    15 uur geleden

    Turn on subtitles

    • Bob Smith

      Bob Smith

      15 uur geleden

      Why does NLcameras think the narrator is talking in Vietnamese?

  77. Chase Doran

    Chase Doran

    16 uur geleden

    Can you guys do a video on vaping vs smoking?

  78. Mod XD

    Mod XD

    16 uur geleden

    You are one of the most hard working channels, i wish i could pay for your patreon but i cant

  79. Teofil V

    Teofil V

    16 uur geleden

    Awesome video! Could you guys make a video about why is education important?

  80. Blottingpaper


    16 uur geleden

    Love the music on this episode.

  81. Interferon


    17 uur geleden

    10:40 "We can only see their outsides." Well, there is one way to see inside. You talked about it in the beginning of the video...

  82. Nav Arora

    Nav Arora

    17 uur geleden

    Make a video on “What are ghosts and are they real?”

  83. Puthi Enor

    Puthi Enor

    17 uur geleden

    3:20 kinda sus 😳

  84. soinhu foitu

    soinhu foitu

    17 uur geleden

    This video is basically a summary of every black hole video they've made👍👍

  85. liannep_ 7

    liannep_ 7

    17 uur geleden

    Request Video:Tardigrade Or Water Bear

  86. Theofficialgalaxy !

    Theofficialgalaxy !

    18 uur geleden

    bird got ger'd

    • soinhu foitu

      soinhu foitu

      17 uur geleden

      see you all in 8 years when this randomly gets recommended to us.

  87. Not Again

    Not Again

    18 uur geleden


  88. Around The World

    Around The World

    19 uur geleden

    Please could you make a video on Mother's day

  89. Hakan Gedikli

    Hakan Gedikli

    19 uur geleden

    Türkçe altyazı yapacak bir deli kanlı yok mu

  90. jdh xgyu

    jdh xgyu

    19 uur geleden

    man...i did not understand a thing...hes got some odd interest. hopefully ill get this as soon as possible 💀

  91. Noah Ivey

    Noah Ivey

    19 uur geleden

    I saw among us

  92. Maksight


    20 uur geleden

    What program they are using for make their videos ?

    • Hm Grraarrpffrzz

      Hm Grraarrpffrzz

      6 uur geleden

      after effects

  93. Mayorfoxia82 Datnoobboi

    Mayorfoxia82 Datnoobboi

    20 uur geleden

    4:38 feet are amogus

  94. Misses Witch

    Misses Witch

    20 uur geleden

    *looks for an alien in the comments section to say we've got it all wrong*

  95. 5th Day

    5th Day

    21 uur geleden

    Thanks now Ik and I became a patron

  96. Margarito Trevino

    Margarito Trevino

    21 uur geleden

    I've made this comment before but when I was younger I thought black holes were gateways to different parts of the universe, or different universes.

  97. Hải Lâm

    Hải Lâm

    21 uur geleden

    3:20 sus

  98. André Pan

    André Pan

    22 uur geleden

    Hey guys been a sub for years now. Really pasionate about u guys. It ll be great if u did an episode speaking about the dark side of the moon

  99. Help me reach 10k with no videos!

    Help me reach 10k with no videos!

    22 uur geleden

    see you all in 8 years when this randomly gets recommended to us.

  100. Help me reach 10k with no videos!

    Help me reach 10k with no videos!

    22 uur geleden

    see you all in 8 years when this randomly gets recommended to us.