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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  • Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell
    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Thanks to Curiosity Stream for supporting us in making this video. Go to for a free 31-day-trial.

    • Ayşe Kocaoğlu
      Ayşe Kocaoğlu

      Please open your turkish channel

    • José Alberto Duran Aponte
      José Alberto Duran Aponte

      Animales del mar

    • Avi P
      Avi P

      When are the new ant episodes coming?

    • Uzishan

      bit of a late comment. I do use curiosity stream for a year now and I would honestly love to see al the Kurzgesagt vids posted there <3

    • Seth Heller
      Seth Heller

      Can't wait for the next vid

  • God's Particle
    God's Particle

    Imagine being a decorated multi war army veteran just to be slain by the pathetic soul of a kids shoe.

  • Cindy Lin
    Cindy Lin


  • Querinlox


  • Nathan Tung
    Nathan Tung


  • RaisedOnEarth YT
    RaisedOnEarth YT

    Bro you just got this from the movie AntZ when they battle

  • Lik Amoj
    Lik Amoj

    I’m here to see the ants fight

  • Thierry Eubanks
    Thierry Eubanks

    its been like two months when will the other ant video be released?

  • Jaden Adams
    Jaden Adams

    This reminds me of the game called for honor


    Wasp:*chillin* Army ants: approaches Wasp colony: Why do I hear boss music

  • scitor

    When and where did you get the impression "humans have decided that war is not a thing that they want to do a lot anymore"? Since that can't be the same humans I have on my planet here...

  • 100000 subs With no videos
    100000 subs With no videos

    Hi im trying to do the hundred thousand sub challenge any subs would be appreciated first sub gets shout out just comment after subbing

  • Ансарбек Урдабаев
    Ансарбек Урдабаев

    "War, war never changes."

  • snerl play
    snerl play

    то чувство когда смотришь эту охирительную анимацию и читаешь субтитры

  • DRAGON 123
    DRAGON 123

    i tought its a game

  • TJ Esterhuyzen
    TJ Esterhuyzen

    To be honest this was really interesting

  • RageFire

    Chimera Ant Arc

  • Seady 9
    Seady 9

    More episodes

  • Ari Singh
    Ari Singh

    It would have been fantastic if you all would have just given up this is stupid animation style for once, just for this series of videos, and just shown actual footage of the ants doing what they do.

  • Some guy on a phone
    Some guy on a phone

    These speachies Are more interesting than most history of the earth

  • Erik Simmons
    Erik Simmons

    We could learn a bit from the ant

  • IciestofAll

    When the next ant war video

  • PeterJuiceNator

    5:57 did anyone notice the skeleton on the left of the leaf cutters colony.

  • IC Ross
    IC Ross

    If we are so anti war why do we keep developing more powerful and elusive weapons?

  • Luke Mandalore
    Luke Mandalore

    when is the next ep

  • Zylyn Lamis
    Zylyn Lamis

    You got a new subscriber my friend. I love the presentation and the information. More vids please.

  • TheCompCop

    I started respecting ants when I saw one carry a dead one. That shit hit me.

  • Cathulhu

    pls do more of these

  • ProBroPalz Gaming
    ProBroPalz Gaming

    If leafcutters and Pheidole Obtusospinosa hybrids emerged, they would be invincible. If those hybrids acquire the numerical superiority and military might of the army ants, we don’t stand a chance if we don’t have exterminators.

  • wye skyrul
    wye skyrul

    Please make more of these animal documentaries. This video was amazing!

  • Bananappleboy World
    Bananappleboy World

    8:22 *_Ants developing space travel beyond planet earth, 2020, colorized._*

  • Cass

    yo when is part two coming... i need to know more

  • StarGirl

    I WANT MY WORLD WAR ANT II !!!!! Please

  • ScuseTheGoose

    PART 2

  • Jonathan And 2 other Siblings
    Jonathan And 2 other Siblings

    Why is there so many dislikes?

  • ChromePlays 7
    ChromePlays 7

    When ant war is more interesting than human war

  • TheGamingBlueShark 15
    TheGamingBlueShark 15

    Who is still waiting for part 2?

  • Evan Scammell
    Evan Scammell

    "Even among the same species, a constant state of conflict is pretty common." Sound familiar?

  • Teeny_Artsy

    The ants 😡🐜

  • Hieronymus Gandt
    Hieronymus Gandt

    They don't build nests, just kill everything. So they are technically the ant world Mongols

  • Captain HD
    Captain HD

    Why is the title in german and the video in english? The chanel has also a german name?

  • Luc

    ff in engels dan, can you please hury a bit. duurt lannnnnggg

  • Luc

    Nee oprecht, ff opschieten

  • Luc

    ey, als jij nou ff opschiet met die videootjes zou fijn. alvast bedankt



  • Necrodermis

    okay this is surprisingly interesting

  • iT woOddY!!
    iT woOddY!!

    Who know gi-ant mean giant ant?

  • Awesome Bulbasaur
    Awesome Bulbasaur

    Make a part 2

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  • Lifetap Piano Project
    Lifetap Piano Project

    I would totally play an ant computer game if it had Kurzgesagt graphics 🔥🔥🔥

  • Jerry

    Same old story, ants killing ants

  • Just a ghost
    Just a ghost

    So this is what happening at my backyard.

  • Eric Staley
    Eric Staley

    Imagine being born lookin like a damn bobble head so you can body block an invading soldier

  • Tim YT
    Tim YT

    This is probably because of Call of Duty World War 2


    Bro i did the same thing ants canada did but with way more ants and a big custom tank it lasted 3 days and was epic ... I underestimated how far they'd go and all killed each other... sometimes ur not fit to be God

  • CaramelLeek

    3:57 Behold, the corkhead

  • Amadeus Martinez
    Amadeus Martinez

    Ant war part 2 plz???

  • kickmanofdoom

    this is really cool

  • charlie mabbutt
    charlie mabbutt

    when is the next ant vid comming ? 8s one was great

  • sniperspy1

    War, War never changes

  • Eloi Pujol Ribalta
    Eloi Pujol Ribalta

    Ection Burcheli - La hormiga legionaria.

  • Rodman Channel
    Rodman Channel

    Colony of killer army ants: "Let's attack this colony" Some square boi: "I'm about to end this ant's whole career"

  • yushan

    Everything in the world is big and there is no shortage of food. try peace ok ? XDDDDDD

  • Marqan

    5:33 they twerk their foes to death!

  • OrlandoRiley YT
    OrlandoRiley YT

    4:01 Thats slightly adorable

  • Dima Li
    Dima Li

    Where is the second part

  • sean wetherell
    sean wetherell

    this is so good

  • Tommy Alfian
    Tommy Alfian

    Indonesian subitle please :(

    • Tommy Alfian
      Tommy Alfian

      I'm waiting everyday for indonesian subitle

  • Rogerio Dalla Riva
    Rogerio Dalla Riva


  • Sofia Girotti-Switzer
    Sofia Girotti-Switzer


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