The World War of the Ants - The Army Ant

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    Every day billions of soldiers fight a merciless war on thousands of fronts, that has been going on for over one hundred million years: The world war of the ants.
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  • mikha y
    mikha y 8 hours ago

    Your work is so god thank you for so this all for ua

  • Gautam Chatterjee
    Gautam Chatterjee 8 hours ago +1

    Army Ants invaders from sematic nations have tried always to destroy leafcutter peaceful species of India .
    We lost many wars and still we are defending against Pakistan.

  • Angel Gabriel Rengifo Orozco

    I love ants

  • LeroyDogg
    LeroyDogg 8 hours ago

    This was the most interesting shit I’ve ever took!

  • 笑臉先生
    笑臉先生 9 hours ago

    Oh! I know!
    They are talking about human!
    Oh,is ant 0-0

  • Presumed Bat
    Presumed Bat 9 hours ago

    I came for the thumbnail
    I stayed for the Y0uTuB3 Alg0rItHM

  • Thomas Montcuquet
    Thomas Montcuquet 9 hours ago

    That was crazy

  • DeAd Games
    DeAd Games 9 hours ago

    What is the channel copying the infographics show

  • Joshwoody2
    Joshwoody2 9 hours ago

    I never thought ants would be this Interesting

  • Marcel Winklmüller
    Marcel Winklmüller 9 hours ago


  • john doe
    john doe 9 hours ago

    I kinda wish I saw it happen and I knew which ant was which, cause then i could be the colonies secret weapon just stepping on the attacking ants

  • john doe
    john doe 9 hours ago

    and to think all of this happens without us even knowing

  • FattyCat ChubbyCat
    FattyCat ChubbyCat 9 hours ago

    Nice graphics that’s why I like this show

  • Alissa reez
    Alissa reez 9 hours ago

    wow 💗

  • Elena Garcia
    Elena Garcia 9 hours ago

    I need a second part

  • Pokemon Catch
    Pokemon Catch 9 hours ago


  • LoliJuices
    LoliJuices 9 hours ago +1

    y'all heard of ant-man before?
    dude literally punch a floating snake

  • RedcarGaming
    RedcarGaming 9 hours ago

    A sword and sandal movie about ants would be awesome.

  • Abdullah Al Jailani
    Abdullah Al Jailani 10 hours ago

    Is it normal to feel discomfort with the idea of watching ants so up close?

  • Nana Kwaku Akrofi
    Nana Kwaku Akrofi 10 hours ago

    The background music

  • Laurence Kim
    Laurence Kim 10 hours ago

    i love the depth of field parallax effect that makes it look more "3D" . . . awesome.

  • Ο Θεός
    Ο Θεός 10 hours ago

    F those army ants

  • Yagız Genc
    Yagız Genc 10 hours ago

    Better tham game of thrones

  • WillH
    WillH 10 hours ago

    Cool video!!!!

    PRESIDENTツ 10 hours ago

    *ЛАЙК + 100 ЛЕТ МАМЕ*

  • Akiyama Joji
    Akiyama Joji 10 hours ago

    Army ants: *WAGING WAR!*
    10 year old human: *Pouring boiled water to end war for fun*
    4 year old alien: *Destroys planet earth for fun*

  • amir hussainy
    amir hussainy 10 hours ago

    Long ago, the ant nations lived together in harmony. Then, everything changed when the Fire ants attacked. Only the Avatar , master of all ant species , could stop them, but when the world needed him most, he vanished. A hundred years passed and my brother and I discovered the new Avatar a leaf cutter ant named Aant, and although his leaf cutting skills are great, he has a lot to learn before he's ready to save anyone. But I believe Aant can save the world.

  • Mikey Henry
    Mikey Henry 10 hours ago

    where is the next part? or is that just available to those willing to pay extra?

  • Acid .prime
    Acid .prime 10 hours ago

    Please more!

  • Ryan Bennett
    Ryan Bennett 10 hours ago

    Hello, Kurzgesagt,
    I was wondering if it would be possible for you to do a video on Music Theory? It’s truly interesting stuff and something that I don’t understand very much myself. I would really appreciate if you could simplify part of it for me so I can get a head start learning about it.
    Thank you,
    Cat Guy

  • Ethan Wright
    Ethan Wright 10 hours ago

    Just come back from an expedition in Ecuador, we actually saw a colony of army ants go around one of our camps and devour many of the smaller ant colonies in the camp. One of the colonies that survived was the turtle ant colony (the ones with the big heads) and once the army ants moved to another section of the camp there were loads of turtle ants rebuilding/foraging. There was also a bullet ant in camp on the last day so there must have been a colony of them nearby...

  • Gamergtg 8
    Gamergtg 8 10 hours ago +1

    More interesting than my life

  • chris haik
    chris haik 11 hours ago

    This was really good

  • Carlos Nava Fernandez
    Carlos Nava Fernandez 11 hours ago

    Great a video ANThology

  • Titus LetsPlay
    Titus LetsPlay 11 hours ago

    pls another one

  • *** GENERAL ***
    *** GENERAL *** 11 hours ago

    much greater than world war two hahahhaa jk

  • Bram D.
    Bram D. 11 hours ago

    Can't go to the link, gives an error in console!? I want to try it out!!

  • DejaegerNF
    DejaegerNF 11 hours ago

    Communist ants against nazi ants.

  • Akshay Baskaran
    Akshay Baskaran 11 hours ago

    There should be an animated movie “ant wars”

  • youtobe royale
    youtobe royale 11 hours ago +1


  • NetherWalker
    NetherWalker 11 hours ago

    AAAAAAaaaand you effin' jinxed it.
    Well done boys!

  • Zabir MH Mahdi
    Zabir MH Mahdi 11 hours ago

    I cant belive ants makeup 20% of the total bio mass :/
    I mean in almost every inch of the planet we can find some form of bacteria/fungi/protozoa... How can ants out weigh that :/

  • Lieutenant Colonel Manager

    The subtitle is purple.

  • madminkster guy
    madminkster guy 12 hours ago

    Evolutionary chance lol

  • Jakub Hrabia Owadowski
    Jakub Hrabia Owadowski 12 hours ago

    Somebody make a video game out of it.

  • Higgs Bonbon
    Higgs Bonbon 12 hours ago

    Thanks, ants.

  • Arbiter 117
    Arbiter 117 12 hours ago

    Haven’t I seen this earlier, deja vu

  • DikChoco
    DikChoco 13 hours ago

    This is dope

  • Ludwig Solomona
    Ludwig Solomona 13 hours ago

    Finally something worthy of the trending list

  • The EXAM
    The EXAM 13 hours ago

    I really appreciate and am fascinated by ants, but let's be honest here, we all start hating them once they get to our kitchens.

  • yiannis977
    yiannis977 13 hours ago

    We humans never stoped war...

  • That boah
    That boah 14 hours ago +1

    I would love to see a realistic film depiction of an ant war

  • Arcadius Drathalas
    Arcadius Drathalas 14 hours ago

    I never knew ants were that interesting, wow.

  • LOL You
    LOL You 14 hours ago

    What do you mean humans don’t do war anymore? Humans are still killing each other everywhere and war is always happening around the world? Do you live under a rock?

  • Alexandre Prado
    Alexandre Prado 14 hours ago

    I loved it!!!!!! Do more please (◍•ᴗ•◍)❤

  • Fudgee Productions
    Fudgee Productions 14 hours ago

    Historians: WW2 is the most dangerous conflict in the World
    Literally a frickton of ants with a population almost more than chickens, or even more that has been in war for Millions of years: Are we a joke to you?

  • memes
    memes 14 hours ago

    imagine how many WW they had

  • sonojonathan95
    sonojonathan95 14 hours ago

    No italian translation. AGAIN

  • UK Ball
    UK Ball 14 hours ago

    Humans: Finally WWII ended

  • Ninja919YT Gaming
    Ninja919YT Gaming 14 hours ago

    Now this is just an ant blitzkrieg

  • Blank Pickle
    Blank Pickle 14 hours ago

    I’m a 15 year old who hates work and hasn’t done any for about 3 years but I watch these videos I don’t know why but there amazing
    Also I’ll be homeless at 18

  • Narek Movsisyan
    Narek Movsisyan 15 hours ago

    when will you do a face reveal?

  • LazySkull
    LazySkull 15 hours ago +1

    Army ants are like the Flood from Halo.

  • Парень не простой

    Сколько съест Русских???

  • Diana Popescu
    Diana Popescu 15 hours ago

    If there are any Eddsworld fans around here, sub to me
    Edds world shall never stop spinning

  • Syafiqullah Azmy
    Syafiqullah Azmy 15 hours ago

    please add the next video plus subtitle Indonesia

  • CTube HD
    CTube HD 15 hours ago


  • Retro Game Spacko
    Retro Game Spacko 15 hours ago +1

    It's like Bits and Bytes formed insect bodies and evolution made the code for them so together they perform complex tasks which a single byte could never hope to understand.

  • Killer Smile
    Killer Smile 15 hours ago +1

    I wish they made a videogame about this video

  • Marko. io zvekić
    Marko. io zvekić 16 hours ago

    One ofy favorite animals are ants

  • Zbionix / Caleb H.
    Zbionix / Caleb H. 16 hours ago +1

    I'm so happy you guys made this as an aspiring entomologist I love ants and they're my favorite insect!!!!! Keep up the great work 😁

  • Zehad ali
    Zehad ali 16 hours ago

    Part 2

  • Tail027
    Tail027 16 hours ago

    Me as someone who is afraid of insect in general : I guess I will be scared.

  • Tobias Johansen
    Tobias Johansen 16 hours ago

    8:11 Missed the opportunity to say: "Thanks for supporting our 'ant'bisous project"