The Most Dangerous Stuff in the Universe - Strange Stars Explained

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    Inside neutron stars we can find the weirdest and most dangerous substance in the universe: Strange matter. What is strange matter, how dangerous is it and what can it tell us about the origin of the universe?
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      dragons sweaty belly lover Күн мурун

      If this 100th video comes out.. I'm forcing myself to watch it.. Regardless of how I'm feeling.. Even if I don't want to watch it

    • Mir
      Mir Күн мурун

      super video! hard and very effective work guys ! GL for future projects

    • verycrazyguy1
      verycrazyguy1 5 күн мурун

      Now the only science that you're missing is ascension sciences

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  • Cut Man
    Cut Man 18 саат мурун

    Most important thing in the universe:

    *S U B T O P E W D I E P I E*

  • DingleberryDan
    DingleberryDan 19 саат мурун

    yknow...i could have gone my whole life without knowing that at any moment we would be consumed by some green jizz

  • Jacob Claros
    Jacob Claros 20 саат мурун

    Is vacumm decay can kill a (fricking)blackhole

  • Anas Takiyudin
    Anas Takiyudin 20 саат мурун +1

    I'm not judging.

  • R3MYxp
    R3MYxp 20 саат мурун

    Me: Universe, how do you work...

    Universe: I could show you, *but I'd have to kill you*

  • SCP 420-J
    SCP 420-J 20 саат мурун

    strangelets the most deadly bean

  • Daniel Wines
    Daniel Wines 20 саат мурун

    If I wasn't a broke college kid I would donate to this channel monthly

  • undi
    undi 21 саат мурун

    Imagine if this was turned into a superweapon...

  • Gustavo Costa
    Gustavo Costa 21 саат мурун

    Does strange matter violate thermodynamics?

  • Memelover12390 Fortnite
    Memelover12390 Fortnite 21 саат мурун

    Much scared

  • Chrissie Jacobsen
    Chrissie Jacobsen 22 саат мурун

    what if was air was relplaste with helium

  • son hoang
    son hoang 22 саат мурун

    great! It's very useful

  • ggg2005 PAULINO
    ggg2005 PAULINO 22 саат мурун

    So strange matter is perfectly dense, as all things should be.

  • Andy Welsh
    Andy Welsh 22 саат мурун

    man kurzgesagt sucks now

  • friky driky
    friky driky 22 саат мурун

    someone know the Black hole picture

  • Leon Emory
    Leon Emory 23 саат мурун

    Hää Ist das jetzt ein deutscher Kanal oder englisch?

  • Brandon Cobb
    Brandon Cobb 23 саат мурун

    I would sign up for Brilliant, but me and my time are balls deep in computer science and physics courses.

  • Fulano Beltrano da Silva
    Fulano Beltrano da Silva Күн мурун

    *STRANGER THINGS theme starts to play*

  • Xenoverse Dante
    Xenoverse Dante Күн мурун

    I love this channel lol

  • 송진근
    송진근 Күн мурун

    What the... i can't understand. Am i weird?

  • Sergio García
    Sergio García Күн мурун

    Please upload more, I absolutely love your content!

  • X5
    X5 Күн мурун

    how come strange matter is stable when strange quarks collapse back to down quarks when not in the cores of neutron stars?

  • JOE 1604
    JOE 1604 Күн мурун

    Hmm strange

  • Alex Hashaga
    Alex Hashaga Күн мурун

    this is total bullshit. we would have evidence of this happening already.

    shit video

  • That Other Guy
    That Other Guy Күн мурун

    Thanos would like to meet these strangelets

  • That Other Guy
    That Other Guy Күн мурун

    Whatever happened to vacuum decay being the most efficient way to destroy the universe?
    God dang it, Kurzgesagt!

  • autarchprinceps
    autarchprinceps Күн мурун +1

    Red matter anyone?

  • sey !
    sey ! Күн мурун


  • Александр
    Александр Күн мурун

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  • Prestigete
    Prestigete Күн мурун

    Even strange matter needs a minimum of mass to be stable. Otherwise the LHC had destroyed the world so far. Secondly it is highly possible that our Solar System contains a lot of matter, who could came from Neutron star crashes.

  • Spiral Red The Gamer
    Spiral Red The Gamer Күн мурун

    Something I'm kinda wondering about is if it is possible to bring a piece of Jupiter to Earth

  • Wow Fury
    Wow Fury Күн мурун

    KURZGESGAT is my new netflix tbh !

  • Daniel Zane
    Daniel Zane Күн мурун

    is fffake!!!

  • 445 emptY
    445 emptY Күн мурун

    i love your drawing style,it makes chem and physics so much more fun and interesting

  • Littly Shippy
    Littly Shippy Күн мурун

    I don't want to be a strange matter lmao :)

  • PsyhicPanda HS
    PsyhicPanda HS Күн мурун

    So we are a simulation with an error

  • Arcaneraven
    Arcaneraven Күн мурун

    Strangest Kurzgesagt video yet.

  • Zachary Rivera
    Zachary Rivera Күн мурун +1

    This is why I love astronomy

  • Jesus Gonzalez
    Jesus Gonzalez Күн мурун

    But if strange matter can do this, why hasn't it done so already?

  • Quinton James
    Quinton James Күн мурун

    Well that's just great. Space cancer!

  • Bùi Minh
    Bùi Minh Күн мурун

    lâu có vietsub vậy nhỉ

  • Bùi Minh
    Bùi Minh Күн мурун

    lâu có vietsub vậy nhỉ

  • That one Bacteriophage
    That one Bacteriophage Күн мурун

    *Perfectly balanced, as everything should be.*

  • DJKitten
    DJKitten Күн мурун +1

    That moment when you are having a perfect normal Easter and see a video saying that at literally any fucking point in time you could be obliterated

  • ryckett
    ryckett Күн мурун

    So, Space cancer.

  • Jamie Sachtleben
    Jamie Sachtleben Күн мурун

    So why wouldn't the strange quarks within the neutron star spread and convert the neutron star into a quark star? Or... it always does, and the center of a black hole is indeed the quark star...

  • ToonFox
    ToonFox Күн мурун +1

    Strange Matter has joined the chat...

    Human: "Why do I hear boss music?..."

  • ay Nyal
    ay Nyal Күн мурун

    It is buskat.

  • Ayush Ramteke
    Ayush Ramteke Күн мурун

    @kurzgesagt you should make a documentary on the mysterious BERMUDA TRIANGLE
    That will be too good

  • info32bit 32bit
    info32bit 32bit Күн мурун

    was 688 a random number

    MADīlīWITCHER Күн мурун +1

    Zombie Apocalypse: Nah!
    Small green beas that turns matters into themselves: We've got a problem

  • Da_ K8Gamer
    Da_ K8Gamer Күн мурун

    Can you make a vídeo about dark matter black holes
    Only if they exsist

  • Raging Raving
    Raging Raving Күн мурун

    I know what's the most dangerous stuff in the universe, these videos due to making me endlessly watch them, im stuck in a loop noooooo.

  • Raging Raving
    Raging Raving Күн мурун

    woo been a few months, now lets find out about yet another thing that could end our and the universes existence instantly.

  • That one guy with that one name

    This comment section is full of memers

  • Hai Phuc Dang
    Hai Phuc Dang Күн мурун

    Cannotreadth Engsub :/

  • DogGamer201
    DogGamer201 Күн мурун

    So you're telling me they didn't name it a hulk quark and hulk atom

  • kulkanik
    kulkanik Күн мурун +1

    I'd like to start measuring various things in "strangelets".


    What if a strangelet collided with a
    stable Higgs field

  • Ed Pealing
    Ed Pealing Күн мурун

    its like ice 9 in kurt vonneguts book cats cradle

  • Samuel Nasri
    Samuel Nasri Күн мурун

    So basically; it’s a virus.

  • Richard Courde
    Richard Courde Күн мурун

    Are you the narrator from hitchhikers guide to the galaxy? Lol

  • dreska
    dreska Күн мурун +1

    Wait, so how is the star holding against the strange matter?

  • Oliver Battyanyi
    Oliver Battyanyi Күн мурун

    Magyar feliratot please :DDD

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    Arinta Dea Dini Singgi Күн мурун

    you're getting more awesome every time you posted a new video. can't thank you enough.

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  • Thomas Hardie
    Thomas Hardie Күн мурун +1

    Kurzgesagt- we can destroy the universe with a jelly bean


    NEW FLASH: Riots in jellybean factorys all over the wold!

  • Michael Kilsdonk
    Michael Kilsdonk Күн мурун

    You're as dense as a neutron star!

  • MrOkayBar
    MrOkayBar Күн мурун

    New idea for weapon of mass destruction: Strange bomb.
    Basically imagine Third Impact from Evangelion.

  • Flipbook. VN
    Flipbook. VN Күн мурун

    why don't have vietsub ?
    plz send it
    I want to know how is neutron star ??

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    Sam Kmm Күн мурун

    Pls tell me how to pronounce yr channel name....very informative vidoes

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    Jive lobster Күн мурун

    Hagan también su canal en español

  • Kirimaru Isao
    Kirimaru Isao Күн мурун

    If strange matter can infect other stars, how our universe could be born? Should we receive the signal of energy released when a star is being infected if this theory is true?

  • aakansh chaturvedi
    aakansh chaturvedi Күн мурун

    is it possible that we already infected by strange matter

  • Lone Wolf
    Lone Wolf Күн мурун

    Omg! I just have to say this I love the adorable little Birds you use in these videos! I just wanna hug them they are just so dang cute. Also I loved the video!

  • ReDSauCe
    ReDSauCe Күн мурун

    *naming quarks be like*
    Duck: I have an idea
    Durck: I have a better idea

  • Mario Vasquez
    Mario Vasquez Күн мурун

    anybody find this in their music playlist

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    Joks iZantos Күн мурун +1

    Comment section: "hey ill comment "Nobody: " and "am i a joke to you" to get likes because it works in other video and im sure fools will surely like it because they are fools"
    EDIT: OMG Thank you for 1 like!

  • Trevor O'Donnell
    Trevor O'Donnell Күн мурун

    Why was this in my music list?

  • Jel Gamer
    Jel Gamer Күн мурун

    isnt that disobeying one of the laws which says "infomation cannot be destoryed"
    you said strange matter converts matter into strange matter, similar to blackholes in another video?

  • Single sr01
    Single sr01 Күн мурун +1

    Good video dear

  • Delta lord
    Delta lord Күн мурун

    Kurtzesagt- Strange matter maybe the strongest most indestructible matter in the universe

    Me-Have you ever heard of flex tape?

  • wireless fall79
    wireless fall79 Күн мурун

    Life: exists
    Kurzagesagt: this is some gourme sh**.

  • Luis Vidalon
    Luis Vidalon Күн мурун

    I love this channel. I mean, you do a f*** great job, super cool animations, simple and real information, but how do you earn money? Only by the ads? :v

  • י
    י Күн мурун

    Not a single soul:
    Kurzgesagt: make a depressing video and add some birds

  • Jcewazhere
    Jcewazhere Күн мурун

    So instead of the planet ending in grey goo the entire universe could end in strange goo. Great :X

  • Carlos Valero Chavez
    Carlos Valero Chavez Күн мурун

    Scp 9999
    Object class: apollyon

  • LIJ Ivan
    LIJ Ivan Күн мурун

    I'm happy the camera man is alive.

  • Cheesle2
    Cheesle2 Күн мурун

    whats wrong with everything going green and small?

  • shutupsucka
    shutupsucka Күн мурун

    I just love how we know all this stuff about deep space without ever being their.

  • TheDeadMeme27
    TheDeadMeme27 Күн мурун

    hmm this is strange.....

  • Nicole Sniperwolf
    Nicole Sniperwolf Күн мурун

    It would make a cool movie

  • Anson
    Anson Күн мурун

    This is how to destroy the universe: throw a strangelet at the universe

  • Vox24
    Vox24 2 күн мурун

    It converts anything it touches, yet is contained within a star?

  • Jingkai Lim
    Jingkai Lim 2 күн мурун

    Basically we can get 360 noscoped from space by gamma ray bursts or strange matter,where’s the panic button?

  • Eric Zhan
    Eric Zhan 2 күн мурун

    Here's a question. If strange quarks decay, why are they stable?

  • ArticFoxPT Mapper
    ArticFoxPT Mapper 2 күн мурун

    Wait could we still live in a body made up of srange matter?

  • Oussama Roog
    Oussama Roog 2 күн мурун

    The arabic translate plz

  • Alex Owens
    Alex Owens 2 күн мурун