The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth - The Bacteriophage

A war has been raging for billions of years, killing trillions every single day, while we don’t even notice. This war involves the single deadliest being on our planet: The Bacteriophage.
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The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth - The Bacteriophage

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  1. Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Jaar geleden

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    • Gergana Ivanova

      Gergana Ivanova

      Uur geleden

      K

    • Athaya Valleyra

      Athaya Valleyra

      4 dagen geleden

      wow your birds have different colours, shapes, and textures \( ̄︶ ̄*\))

    • jf weber

      jf weber

      10 dagen geleden

      @Jurgen Sala , 00jj

    • Jayden Keeney

      Jayden Keeney

      12 dagen geleden

      can this solve covid-19

    • C E Belapur Church Hindi Service

      C E Belapur Church Hindi Service

      17 dagen geleden

      Hi....um....make one about skeleton

  2. Chorus of Oddities

    Chorus of Oddities

    15 minuten geleden

    5:56 _everyone overdosing on hand gel_ Evolving Corona *Allow me to introduce myself*

  3. Lohkay

    Lohkay

    24 minuten geleden

    so horror movie aliens are basically just these dudes but bigger.

  4. ThaiQ

    ThaiQ

    Uur geleden

    thought about the new virus

  5. Happy Egg

    Happy Egg

    4 uur geleden

    WAIT DONT WASTE MONEY ON PHAGES LICK EVERYTHING AROUND YOU AND THE PHAGES WILL GO INTO YOUR BODY AND KILL THE SUPER BUGS I am so smart

  6. OALN player

    OALN player

    5 uur geleden

    Bootleg phage: alien of the little

  7. Nazly Hameed

    Nazly Hameed

    8 uur geleden

    Hey corona is the new superbug

  8. District Lantern

    District Lantern

    11 uur geleden

    Corona virus : what ever game your playing it won’t work you can’t kill me. Scientists : we know, but he can Phages: WASSUP F@CKERS

    • Chorus of Oddities

      Chorus of Oddities

      14 minuten geleden

      A virus can't kill a virus

  9. SphereX [GD]

    SphereX [GD]

    14 uur geleden

    Wait, you said they produce endolycin that makes the bacteria explode so, doesn't that mean that they're going to make us explode? Idk pls reply

  10. Xanh Can

    Xanh Can

    18 uur geleden

    XXXXX

  11. Unsaid Artist

    Unsaid Artist

    21 uur geleden

    Honestly, while I do want to have engineered phages that can kill bacteria, I don't know how different cancer cells are from normal human cells. After all, they are just cells that have refused to die. After all, they do evolve

    • Chorus of Oddities

      Chorus of Oddities

      12 minuten geleden

      Cancerous cells aren't bacteria, they are normal cells that have had a change is the sequence of bases in their DNA, basically meaning that they have slightly different characteristics than they should

  12. NATHAN LEECH

    NATHAN LEECH

    Dag geleden

    Phases are getting more attention. Me: 17 million views and counting. They’re getting plenty of attention.

  13. Elisa Sanchez

    Elisa Sanchez

    Dag geleden

    “Laughs in heat killed s-strain”

  14. MrBearPlayz2029

    MrBearPlayz2029

    Dag geleden

    We found Coronavirus cure!!!

    • MrBearPlayz2029

      MrBearPlayz2029

      56 seconden geleden

      Nvm

    • Chorus of Oddities

      Chorus of Oddities

      11 minuten geleden

      Sorry, it's a virus; virus isn't living, so can't be stopped by another virus, hence why we use antiviral drugs

  15. John Robertson

    John Robertson

    Dag geleden

    Thanks to Dr James for curing my herpes, some month back i had herpes and was really worried that i will never be cured ,because i tried so many medicine to cure my herpes but they did not cure me, so i went doing research online on how i can get solution to my sickness,and that when i came across testimonies about this powerful doctor on how he has help them, so i contacted him and he gave me words of encouragement and he send me his herbal medicine which i use that cured my herpes, now am living a healthy life, you can reach him on his email on drjamesherbalhome@gmail.com or whatsapp on +2348106467120.

  16. InsaneKat108

    InsaneKat108

    Dag geleden

    Bacteriophage: d i e you bacteria Corona: Phages ain't killin' me Virophage: a l l o w m e t o i n t r o d u c e m y s e l f

  17. John Smith

    John Smith

    Dag geleden

    *Bacteria: infects human* Human: infects bacteria *Bacteria: (surprised Pikachu face)*

  18. Jack Ackkk

    Jack Ackkk

    Dag geleden

    Damn human cells built different

  19. Aoibhie

    Aoibhie

    Dag geleden

    What if phages evolved to attack human cells?

  20. The Zach Crew

    The Zach Crew

    Dag geleden

    we should use this for coronavirus who's with meh 😎

  21. Adhiyan Bharathiraja

    Adhiyan Bharathiraja

    Dag geleden

    3:55 ...yep, that indeed. Me: Oh you didn't mean the deadly virus ravaging this very planet?

  22. Samet Işıkpınar

    Samet Işıkpınar

    2 dagen geleden

    the storytelling.... it is just awesome

  23. James Fan

    James Fan

    2 dagen geleden

    Bacteriophage: OMAE MU SHINDERU Humans: OMAE MU SHINDERU Bacteria: nani?

  24. android927

    android927

    2 dagen geleden

    Was that a Worms reference at 4:40?

  25. Victor Fortun

    Victor Fortun

    3 dagen geleden

    5:10 wilhelms scream

  26. Player of All

    Player of All

    3 dagen geleden

    how do you know that man

  27. Sam Castle

    Sam Castle

    3 dagen geleden

    Bacteria: I will kill dis human Human: nooooooo Phage: Im gonna end this virus’s whole career

  28. Ramo Epure

    Ramo Epure

    3 dagen geleden

    Bill, Melinda *Gates* ??? Are you sure, is it real?

  29. Agastya B Khare

    Agastya B Khare

    3 dagen geleden

    phage vs bacteria bacteria has got resistance to anti biotics we have phage.. they get resistent we get antibiotics,,, an unloseable war

  30. Artrisk _LOLZ

    Artrisk _LOLZ

    4 dagen geleden

    Hmmm sus

  31. The Sudanese Prince

    The Sudanese Prince

    4 dagen geleden

    Does anyone know where I can find evidence for this part: 5:25 That part was particularly interesting. Many thanks in advance,

  32. Brigitte The Binge Watcher

    Brigitte The Binge Watcher

    4 dagen geleden

    3:52 *30 more years...*

  33. Coleman Cobbs

    Coleman Cobbs

    4 dagen geleden

    Why are so many people making memes about this? This is serious! Bacteria are dangerous and phages may be our last hope!

  34. Evan Orizam

    Evan Orizam

    5 dagen geleden

    5:29 Every Pokemon Trainer knows that principle. If u want a hard-hitting pokemon, u need to acrifice other stats, defense and Sp. Defense in this case

  35. Jackson Outcelt

    Jackson Outcelt

    5 dagen geleden

    people in 2020 seeing this: soo if we inject this into our body's, covid shall go away???

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Covid is a virus, not a bacteria

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      Don't think so, but maybe

  36. Slegain

    Slegain

    5 dagen geleden

    Deadly bacteria : *developped a powerful resistance to antibiotique* Human : I put a little sneaky on ya

  37. 3D 3D

    3D 3D

    5 dagen geleden

    Bacteria:I have become a imposter hahaha Phage:evolves

  38. 3D 3D

    3D 3D

    5 dagen geleden

    Me:suspects phage Phage:actually good

  39. Joseph Rangel

    Joseph Rangel

    5 dagen geleden

    Bacteria, Fungi, And Viruses: *Time To Kill This Person* Phage: *How About N O*

    • Coleman Cobbs

      Coleman Cobbs

      4 dagen geleden

      Phages are viruses, you do realize that right?

  40. C R

    C R

    5 dagen geleden

    There are phages in my city also. But they tend to stay at the discos and dance clubs.

  41. Flame-X 20

    Flame-X 20

    5 dagen geleden

    Your animation is awesome!

  42. Craft n’ Conquest

    Craft n’ Conquest

    5 dagen geleden

    This aged badly.

  43. Lucas Chang

    Lucas Chang

    5 dagen geleden

    wait did we make covid 19

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      the covid virus comes from a family called Coronavirus, characterized by having a "corona" in its structure, it is not a phage

    • Kanha the third

      Kanha the third

      5 dagen geleden

      No.

  44. Nillydeec

    Nillydeec

    6 dagen geleden

    "Phages and bacteria fight each other and have there own arms race" Me: It looks like the cold war is happening through a microscope.

  45. Skueekyboi 156

    Skueekyboi 156

    6 dagen geleden

    3:18 Your saying among us ehh ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  46. NerdWana

    NerdWana

    6 dagen geleden

    *Nature trying to punish humans for their centuries of hybris* *Humans allying themselves with the only thing deadlier than themselves to defend* Nature: °o°

  47. Alberto Eusebio

    Alberto Eusebio

    6 dagen geleden

    “what’s that?” “Oh, it’s just a phage” “No, no him, that.” “It’s a phage.” “What? The thing is called a phage?” “Yes”

  48. Isaac Adamu 08

    Isaac Adamu 08

    6 dagen geleden

    Do they still exist because if they do the Coronavirus will have Far too high of an advantage and we will be extinct by Tier 8!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Covid is a virus not a bacteria

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      They Will probably outlive humanity

  49. Jayden Ozman

    Jayden Ozman

    6 dagen geleden

    i like it

  50. Ami Illustrtrator

    Ami Illustrtrator

    6 dagen geleden

    is this Jimmy Neutron? hahahaha

  51. Timothy Joel

    Timothy Joel

    6 dagen geleden

    get phage-bugged lol

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Never gonna phage you up

  52. King Sley

    King Sley

    6 dagen geleden

    Oh... Hahaha Hellooooo 2020

  53. Linda Wood

    Linda Wood

    6 dagen geleden

    You forgot to mention that phages grow in cultured foods

  54. RedTechGaming

    RedTechGaming

    6 dagen geleden

    Wait wait so your telling me that we have "The Bacteriophage " and we cant use it for COVID-19

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Phages wouldn't work because they only attack bacteria

    • Craft n’ Conquest

      Craft n’ Conquest

      4 dagen geleden

      So the phage won’t be able to combat covid

    • Craft n’ Conquest

      Craft n’ Conquest

      4 dagen geleden

      Also, I just realized but Covid is a virus and not a bacterium

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      @Craft n’ Conquest just imagine if a new species of phage evolves to target our cells, it would mean the end of all humanity

    • Craft n’ Conquest

      Craft n’ Conquest

      5 dagen geleden

      I mean, the virus is a new species. As they said each type of phage has a specific target. There would have to be a species that evolved to fight the virus. They also state that scientists are reluctant to use it.

  55. Matei Alexoaea

    Matei Alexoaea

    6 dagen geleden

    What do you mean, that's clearly a drill from Steven Universe.

  56. toon tics

    toon tics

    6 dagen geleden

    Human: infected Inside Hahahaha this human is so STUPID Cant even fight me *phages get put in* Bacteria: Oh you're approaching me Phage: USELESS USELESS USELESS Bacteria: NANI *micro battle intensifies*

  57. Alex Standridge

    Alex Standridge

    6 dagen geleden

    Bacteria can get sick too

  58. Werty Membrote

    Werty Membrote

    6 dagen geleden

    The deadliest being on planet: Bacterophage People:Yeah Me:Fart

  59. Gil Bezalel

    Gil Bezalel

    7 dagen geleden

    5:15 Big bacteria: turns to ash mini phages: BOUNCE

  60. Devlin Henderson

    Devlin Henderson

    7 dagen geleden

    The whole superbugs thing hits different in 2020

  61. Jhuna Reddy

    Jhuna Reddy

    7 dagen geleden

    I can’t wait for Xmas

  62. Hungry Llama

    Hungry Llama

    7 dagen geleden

    The background music is amazing.

  63. alaattin Dulkadir

    alaattin Dulkadir

    7 dagen geleden

    Scary 😧

  64. Umi No Arashi Games

    Umi No Arashi Games

    7 dagen geleden

    I just made 10 billion new best friends today

  65. Nugget in the microwave

    Nugget in the microwave

    7 dagen geleden

    antiboitics: hey bacteria bacteria: oh shit New bacteria: hey every docter: oh shit

  66. Mr Scribbles YT!

    Mr Scribbles YT!

    7 dagen geleden

    What if we don’t become immune to them anymore

    • Hungry Llama

      Hungry Llama

      7 dagen geleden

      4:23

  67. Danni Gui

    Danni Gui

    8 dagen geleden

    I Love this!

  68. Memes MEMER

    Memes MEMER

    8 dagen geleden

    Use phases more

  69. Samuel Li

    Samuel Li

    8 dagen geleden

    Me Watching during Covid Me:hhhhhmmmmm wonder if this could cure Covid

  70. II

    II

    8 dagen geleden

    basically, it's like the expression "the enemy of my enemy is my friend"

  71. blare SSGx

    blare SSGx

    8 dagen geleden

    This is the resolution to all our problems

  72. Eric Wu

    Eric Wu

    8 dagen geleden

    The enemy of your enemy is your friend

  73. Jon Hand

    Jon Hand

    8 dagen geleden

    If I could rate this cannel, I wout rate over a 100. I wish everybody knew this information.

  74. •Bunny• •Paint's•

    •Bunny• •Paint's•

    8 dagen geleden

    So the phage wasn't bad after all?

  75. Ian Naz

    Ian Naz

    8 dagen geleden

    Oh

    • Ian Naz

      Ian Naz

      8 dagen geleden

      *S***.com*

    • Ian Naz

      Ian Naz

      8 dagen geleden

      *For Wut?*

    • Ian Naz

      Ian Naz

      8 dagen geleden

      Man

  76. Melissa Gragg

    Melissa Gragg

    9 dagen geleden

    Man, those super bugs are **scary**

  77. Thomas No Last Name

    Thomas No Last Name

    9 dagen geleden

    I used the phage to destroy the phage

  78. EM lotupam

    EM lotupam

    9 dagen geleden

    This is good for defeating Covid

  79. Ugoaustin TV

    Ugoaustin TV

    9 dagen geleden

    Nice and educative

  80. chan jacky

    chan jacky

    9 dagen geleden

    Bacteriapjage a good thing?

  81. chan jacky

    chan jacky

    9 dagen geleden

    So a good thing?

  82. Aiden Castillo

    Aiden Castillo

    9 dagen geleden

    Me here's the video. Also me: *screams*

  83. INSIDE OUT

    INSIDE OUT

    9 dagen geleden

    So technically bacteriophages can destroy corona virus? SO WHAY WERE NOT DAT SMART TO WATCH DISH VID DOCTORS?! or im wrong idk

  84. EZ PZ

    EZ PZ

    9 dagen geleden

    Are there sources for this video?

    • EZ PZ

      EZ PZ

      5 dagen geleden

      @Doge God Not seeing it.

    • Doge God

      Doge God

      8 dagen geleden

      Yes, look in the description they always cite their sources

  85. Mr Detective

    Mr Detective

    9 dagen geleden

    bacteria: kills humans phages: kill bacteria humans: immune to phages me: *casually sips water trying to sink dat in*

  86. Mirrored {} Chaos

    Mirrored {} Chaos

    9 dagen geleden

    I have a question for all of those scientists making claim about gene modification. there have been so many claims that we can modify the genetic code of cells such as our own in order to fight disease or change the way our body works. well............has anyone even been able to actually successfully change the genetic code of a cell? and if so, has it been successful? why havent we been hearing more about this "revolution"?

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      @Mirrored {} Chaos You too

    • Mirrored {} Chaos

      Mirrored {} Chaos

      4 dagen geleden

      @Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso no problem, I wish you a good day.

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      @Mirrored {} Chaos well i hope i didn't give the wrong idea by mistake, thanks for paying attention to my comments

    • Mirrored {} Chaos

      Mirrored {} Chaos

      4 dagen geleden

      @Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso no its good, dont feel bad for providing input, I like hearing what others have to say. its only the comments that try to be toxic or try to negate my own opinions that are a problem.

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      @Mirrored {} Chaos I'm sorry if I said disrespectful, it was not my intention, thank you for taking my comment so well

  87. TheWhiteElement

    TheWhiteElement

    9 dagen geleden

    ok so give corona virus phages and done corona gone

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Read again what you said and watch the video Phages attack bacteria Covid is a virus

  88. Sicknasty

    Sicknasty

    9 dagen geleden

    I stand up for women's rights.

  89. Rajat

    Rajat

    10 dagen geleden

    Enemy of your enemy is your friend.

  90. • M̷O̷N̷S̷T̷E̷R̷ •

    • M̷O̷N̷S̷T̷E̷R̷ •

    10 dagen geleden

    Is this thing good or bad? It may kill bacteria ,but it also kills us.... huh

    • Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      Jose Francisco Muñoz Alonso

      4 dagen geleden

      In the video they say that they do not attack us, if they did, there would be no life on earth to begin with, the phages would have already finished everything

  91. Gordon Conlogue

    Gordon Conlogue

    10 dagen geleden

    Bill gates hates humans

    • Potato Warrior

      Potato Warrior

      2 dagen geleden

      Anti vaxxers hate kids

  92. Valentine Beguin

    Valentine Beguin

    10 dagen geleden

    Pouvez-vous me dire la source de l'information ? : By 2050, superbugs could kill more humans a year than cancer

  93. ID Gaming

    ID Gaming

    10 dagen geleden

    superbug / MRSA : finally a worthy opponent!

  94. Gabriel Blair

    Gabriel Blair

    10 dagen geleden

    Seriously? Worms Reference!?

  95. all me bruh

    all me bruh

    10 dagen geleden

    Humans: HEY BACTIRIOPHAGE WANNA TEAM. *Bactirea left the game.*

  96. dudamara

    dudamara

    10 dagen geleden

    Wtf, why are they killing innocent macaroni in the beginning?

  97. Aaron

    Aaron

    10 dagen geleden

    6:15 - When I reported a body I saw get killed in among us but I was accused of self report

  98. Otter

    Otter

    11 dagen geleden

    I find it weird how the deadliest being on earth isn’t even a threat to humans in the slightest

  99. Fanele Mazibuko

    Fanele Mazibuko

    11 dagen geleden

    Their AMUNG US!

  100. Emicharr

    Emicharr

    11 dagen geleden

    4:43 worms reference

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