The Most Gruesome Parasites - Neglected Tropical Diseases - NTDs

There are a group of parasites extremely disgusting and mean. Humanity declared war on them.
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    • 7


      28 dagen geleden

      Vote for Trump

    • Julio Morales

      Julio Morales

      Maand geleden

      Will you do an update video on this? Like all the statistics are for "by 2020...blah blah" like it's 2020?

    • TheMadkingTopher


      2 maanden geleden

      Hey Kurzgesagt, could you guys please update your sources page because its broken and the address sends to the wrong content. Thanks!

    • Brady Y.

      Brady Y.

      5 maanden geleden

      It's a big world out there

    • Bernie boo Starlight

      Bernie boo Starlight

      5 maanden geleden


  2. scott benzing

    scott benzing

    10 uur geleden

    Well guess what? We have an answer for Viruses Bacteria Fungus & small Parasite's. You can use Chlorine Dioxide Solution or CLO2. This molecule oxidises the pathogens through Reduction. Oxygen atoms when in contact with pathogens rips electrons off them,thus destroying them. Pathogens can go to hell. You don't have to worry about COVID anymore. You can make this at home cheap and use it as soon as you start to feel ill.

  3. EtherealTranslation TM

    EtherealTranslation TM

    12 uur geleden

    There is a capitalistic motivation behind the drug donation… If people are healthy they will create more value rather than being sick time to time. If you do the math 18$Billion investment generates public goodwill, trust and more workforce. In this case that's a tiny sum to pay.

  4. Bentli Velia

    Bentli Velia

    12 uur geleden

    cancer is the worst thing I know.

  5. grocmojj grocajj

    grocmojj grocajj

    Dag geleden

    Kurzgesagt: 2:03 Me: glares suspiciously at the glass of water next to me

  6. suyam abhidham

    suyam abhidham

    Dag geleden

    Flies like bot fly , blow fly , snow flies , even house flies etc.. must be eradicated also

  7. bambam bambam

    bambam bambam

    Dag geleden

    Nice videos but the 15 ooo prisoners were actually a soldiers

  8. Clifford Morgan

    Clifford Morgan

    Dag geleden

    2:04 wow that man sat there for a whole year, now thats dedication

  9. R E I / A L I A

    R E I / A L I A

    Dag geleden

    2:43 thats amazing omg

  10. C R

    C R

    2 dagen geleden

    Why are they called neglected if we've nearly wiped them out?

  11. The Ice King

    The Ice King

    2 dagen geleden

    Why the hell do people dislike this

  12. Lucas Chang

    Lucas Chang

    2 dagen geleden

    uhh you said we wanted to kill all of these by 2020? well look at this trouble

  13. fungalwater


    2 dagen geleden

    Lucky for me I forget to not die of hydration

  14. EnragedJack


    3 dagen geleden

    "Stay at home" hmm Sounds like 2020 from the 2016

  15. George Separovic

    George Separovic

    3 dagen geleden


  16. D J

    D J

    3 dagen geleden


  17. kumudur


    4 dagen geleden

    you were being really scary

  18. Hong Lo Van

    Hong Lo Van

    4 dagen geleden

    Kurzgesagt: 2:03 Me: *glares suspiciously at the glass of water next to me*

  19. jim daniel

    jim daniel

    5 dagen geleden

    1:03 EAT DUCK

  20. Ian O'Keefe

    Ian O'Keefe

    6 dagen geleden

    My theory is that these NTDs and the corona made a deal. The corona makes the humans stop delivering the drugs, and the NTDs infect the people the drugs were supposed to go to.

  21. Simona Miljkovic

    Simona Miljkovic

    6 dagen geleden

    @Kurz gesagt Macedonian army*

  22. The Jingo

    The Jingo

    6 dagen geleden

    petition to kill all the cripple people to save money and resource to be use for better thing

  23. Keiko Cassia

    Keiko Cassia

    6 dagen geleden


  24. Rusty Teague

    Rusty Teague

    7 dagen geleden

    Ask all those women that got sterilized by those faux vaccinations in Africa, if bunches of free drugs come with no strings

  25. Starlord


    7 dagen geleden

    *kill most of them by 2020* covid-19 allow me to introduce myself

  26. King snow pea

    King snow pea

    7 dagen geleden

    0:35 Nooo not Dr.Zomboss

  27. Alex Alex

    Alex Alex

    8 dagen geleden

    Ngl, we are pretty fucking great

  28. SebasCraft


    8 dagen geleden

    Cmon I was eating

  29. Beyond


    9 dagen geleden

    This makes my skin crawl

  30. MegaRudeBoy69


    9 dagen geleden

    It sounds cruel, by human standards, but we are top predators. Nothing eats us, to control populations. Not many people seem to think about what would happen if no one died. Everyone wants to live for as long as possible, science is pushing for forever. Am i the only one that thinks it is a bad idea?? Wealthier countries have their slew of diseases too. Obesity, for the rich that can't stop snacking, all kinds of big-city stress related shit. We need these things, because we wouldn't choose them, but they are necessary. The planet isn't getting any bigger and we are quite a ways off from settling the solar system.

    • Kanha the third

      Kanha the third

      7 dagen geleden

      @MegaRudeBoy69 Your flaw is that you forget that humans evolve. We have gone from bloody wars and incredibly awful deaths to wars that kill a minute fraction of those who used to die. Contrary to popular belief, we are progressing. Also, imagine the progress if the geniuses and incredibly smart people didn't die. It'd be incredible. I genuinely think that you are blinded by the idea of living forever because you think that will change and thats it. In reality, women will have kids much later than they do now, because right now they think they need to have kids before they die, when they are much more mature. Your nightmare will not be the reality.

    • MegaRudeBoy69


      7 dagen geleden

      @Kanha the third Your flaw is that you think everyone would agree on one thing or anything at all, just because something changed. The chaos would continue and you would live to see it. That's my point.

    • Kanha the third

      Kanha the third

      7 dagen geleden

      @MegaRudeBoy69 The point I'm making is that if you knew you'd have to be a scientist because of parents, you would try to get into science, since now you know you'll have to do science.

    • MegaRudeBoy69


      7 dagen geleden

      @Kanha the third That didn't make much sense to me, but let's just agree to disagree.

    • Kanha the third

      Kanha the third

      7 dagen geleden

      @MegaRudeBoy69 Show the statistics of pollution to people who burn crackers very often. The responses I always get are 'I don't care' 'I don't care' 'Why do you care' 'I don't care' Also, Just because something is natural doesn't make it good, or necessary. Hunting was a natural part of life until farming. Losing 3 kids to diseases at infancy was a part of life.

  31. TahoeBarnett


    9 dagen geleden

    Don't look up a photo; trust me

  32. Home Slice

    Home Slice

    9 dagen geleden

    Why are we all fighting? We should work together to get rid of diseases.

  33. Abdullah Hakeem

    Abdullah Hakeem

    9 dagen geleden

    were those monsters really necessary?

  34. IAmSeamonkey


    9 dagen geleden

    wow what a surprise if you help the poor all of society is benefited. what a shock.

  35. Jul Baliwan

    Jul Baliwan

    10 dagen geleden

    It will give me nightmares

  36. Chickalo


    11 dagen geleden

    COVID-19: I am the worst thing humans know NTDs: *exist*

  37. Eric Kwak

    Eric Kwak

    11 dagen geleden

    its 2020 and dracun culaisis is actually still around. sad

  38. Jun Gam

    Jun Gam

    11 dagen geleden

    Those 15,000 prisoners though i fell bad for them

  39. Lucas Anonymous

    Lucas Anonymous

    12 dagen geleden

    Well, at least there is one upside about 2020, and that dracum culiasis is pretty much extinct

  40. LC


    12 dagen geleden

    I want to see great duck movie

  41. Flavia Mihai

    Flavia Mihai

    12 dagen geleden

    i did not know that ok call 999 or 414@43333344466699900032212345678910

  42. Joshan Jeremy

    Joshan Jeremy

    12 dagen geleden

    The Future Of All Humans Are.. Death. Yeah.. Because All Species Will Die Soon Like Dinosaurs (Maybe Not All But Most.)

  43. idraote


    12 dagen geleden

    If we keep on underfunding our public healthcare systems, those diseases and many others will make a huge comeback. Nowadays, if you have hard-to-defines symptoms, they usually send you home telling you that a modicum of patience is needed with age-induced complaints.

  44. Chris OFree

    Chris OFree

    13 dagen geleden

    “Moving humanity in a future with no sufference” Coronavirus: hold my beer (corona)

  45. grocmojj grocajj

    grocmojj grocajj

    13 dagen geleden

    Kurzgesagt: 2:03 Me: *glares suspiciously at the glass of water next to me*

  46. shahab uddin

    shahab uddin

    14 dagen geleden

    Me:hmmm lets take a look at these ntd's Later:😳 😳 😳 😳 I cant sleep

  47. Anirudh


    14 dagen geleden

    4:55 you have successfully predicted the Covid pandemic 4 years in advance (left side tiles)



    14 dagen geleden

    Parasite are worst than coranavirus

  49. Legitnoob JR

    Legitnoob JR

    14 dagen geleden

    1:03 The Cre4t *E*



    14 dagen geleden

    hi uh how do you support paetron?

  51. Nick Lewis

    Nick Lewis

    15 dagen geleden

    Big pharma doing some good? Never knew that it was possible

  52. GDLupango Vlog

    GDLupango Vlog

    15 dagen geleden

    U cant beat ntds because of COVID-19

  53. Hulax


    15 dagen geleden

    How dare you call my friends creatures

  54. Sindhu Gupta

    Sindhu Gupta

    15 dagen geleden

    Who is watching this is 2020 and wondering hey bro there is much more than NTD t worry in 2020 covid:0

  55. Ham Fish

    Ham Fish

    15 dagen geleden

    2:50 The hand sanitizer that kills 99.999% of germs

  56. Demonyck’s Creations

    Demonyck’s Creations

    16 dagen geleden

    I wanna unwatch this video right now oh my fuck

    • Demonyck’s Creations

      Demonyck’s Creations

      14 dagen geleden

      @liam chen it’s English, you’re welcome

    • liam chen

      liam chen

      14 dagen geleden


  57. B3AR


    16 dagen geleden

    Welp there is only one logical thing to do to kill these supervillians *AVENGERS* *assemble*

  58. 1- Nelson Cao

    1- Nelson Cao

    17 dagen geleden


  59. Gus Bus

    Gus Bus

    17 dagen geleden

    humans: kills very deadly diseases media: i'm gonna pretend like i didn't see that

  60. #historyiscool


    17 dagen geleden

    I hate how the media doesn't report good things

  61. Pone Phey

    Pone Phey

    18 dagen geleden

    well dang bro

  62. Serai Resana

    Serai Resana

    19 dagen geleden

    doctor- you are one in a million! me- wow, really doctor-yes you have draconcalicis

    • Legos and more Legos

      Legos and more Legos

      5 dagen geleden

      Ahhhhh shit here we go again

  63. Han ah Choi

    Han ah Choi

    19 dagen geleden


    • liam chen

      liam chen

      14 dagen geleden

      neglected tropical disease

  64. Ela Bakır

    Ela Bakır

    20 dagen geleden

    2:12 every new script be like

  65. Taufik Fatur

    Taufik Fatur

    20 dagen geleden

    Hey its 2020

  66. Michiyo Korts-Pärn

    Michiyo Korts-Pärn

    20 dagen geleden


  67. PotterFanOmg


    21 dag geleden

    People : Omggggg we did it , we defeated NTDs 2020 be like: Well now u got that sorted ..... Here you go! 😎 *gives corona*

  68. Jonny Fabricius

    Jonny Fabricius

    24 dagen geleden

    good times when people had reason to actually look forward to 2020

  69. f0ba


    26 dagen geleden

    Would be nice to get an update on this

  70. Far away from home

    Far away from home

    27 dagen geleden

    They are Macedonians not Bulgarians the soldiers were sent in village Slepce which means in macedonian Blind. Tsar Samoil had a heart attack when he saw all his soilders without eyes.

  71. Barco


    27 dagen geleden

    Well it is 2020 great on thing that is good

  72. Dragon Battle Fox

    Dragon Battle Fox

    28 dagen geleden

    Worst virus right now corona

  73. Aman Karassayev

    Aman Karassayev

    29 dagen geleden

    I actually think I have a parasites



    29 dagen geleden

    this is like corona virus

  75. ShaVaughn Peterson

    ShaVaughn Peterson

    29 dagen geleden

    Seeing that list of bad headlines in 2020 felt a little too real

  76. RhonGamez Y33T

    RhonGamez Y33T

    29 dagen geleden


  77. RhonGamez Y33T

    RhonGamez Y33T

    29 dagen geleden

    I still love the intro :/

  78. Laura&mommy


    29 dagen geleden

    Noooooooo I will die!

  79. angel ma

    angel ma

    29 dagen geleden

    We must stop ncd

  80. Hannan Kruger

    Hannan Kruger

    Maand geleden

    Now I can't sleep knowing that a 1 meter worm could star coming out of my leg at any time...guess I'll never drink water again

  81. Mr. Brick

    Mr. Brick

    Maand geleden

    kurcgesagt: 1. facts 2. scares you 3. calms you down 4. *b i r d s*

  82. Ash


    Maand geleden

    Are they real?

    • Ivan nikitin

      Ivan nikitin

      29 dagen geleden

      Hopefully not anymore

  83. God


    Maand geleden

    Me with my 7 friends There is an imposter among us

  84. SloppyFox Ken

    SloppyFox Ken

    Maand geleden

    And in walks Covid-19, "sup, bitches".

  85. BlackBulls


    Maand geleden

    2020 has something worse that that....

  86. BlackBulls


    Maand geleden


  87. damnedmadman


    Maand geleden

    There will never be a world without suffering, except the paradise by the grace of God.

  88. Porcja rosołowa

    Porcja rosołowa

    Maand geleden

    2:32 2020 we have coronavirus bruh

  89. Jiaxi hao

    Jiaxi hao

    Maand geleden

    IT'S @)@) 2020

  90. Plob Infinite

    Plob Infinite

    Maand geleden

    me watches this in 2020 kuzerget : they would be ended in 2020 lol

  91. Brayden Barnett

    Brayden Barnett

    Maand geleden

    What happens to people that have that are now people that I am sad for😿

  92. Anthony Sonnheim

    Anthony Sonnheim

    Maand geleden

    hmmmmmmmmm meep

  93. Dolfan 2

    Dolfan 2

    Maand geleden




    Maand geleden

    2020 is now 2016

  95. D G

    D G

    Maand geleden

    Bill and Melinda Gates.. Devils

  96. Alien Slayer

    Alien Slayer

    Maand geleden

    0:25 fucking psycho !! Your gonna blind nearly 100 people and have them led by one ?!

    • Nathaniel Bekin

      Nathaniel Bekin

      Maand geleden

      He just vibes at the frequency of the 11th century

  97. Matstroyer Gaming

    Matstroyer Gaming

    Maand geleden

    Is it just me or what is scarier Watching this or Having the disease

  98. Guido Haverkort

    Guido Haverkort

    Maand geleden

    And then when we got rid of them we got corona

  99. mojotheaverage


    Maand geleden

    The medical community is absolutely incredible. It's such a shame that unscrupulous pharmaceutical companies have damaged the reputation of the industry because it has achieved so many incredible things! The elimination of smallpox, polio, rinderpest, ntds and other diseases are some of the greatest achievements in human history, yet the lack of trust in the scientific system due to bad actors, the media and conspiracy theorists has led to many rejecting or ignoring these achievements

  100. Josiah Ong

    Josiah Ong

    Maand geleden

    It’s 2020, and coronavirus has probably stopped the production or slowed it