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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    • Junior Gabe
      Junior Gabe Vor 11 Tage

      The quarks look like miis. From the wii.

      PHILL SHIVELY Vor 13 Tage

      Strange Matter is purely Science fiction it Doesn't Exist Neither do black Wholes your whole production is Cartoons because it's all Science Fiction

    • Mattew Stone
      Mattew Stone Vor 20 Tage

      I Like your video

      DISK0N3CTED Vor 22 Tage

      Does black holes die out?

    • Felix Reuß
      Felix Reuß Vor Monat

      Yo i thought of a way how humankind could survive the cold-death of the universe. I know its just a theory but please follow me on this. So we know if humans survive long enough we can become an atleast type 2 society. If we get this far we could decompose dead stars and gas planets drive them both together and create a star artificially. I must admit i know very little about it but it could be possible. I mean we could create a dyson sphere or smthng around it and transport it via an hyperspace engine to a gas planet decompose both and see the star form it self. With decompose i mean blowing them up but with much less boom ya know? Maybe a laser of sorts or other things. Its crazy i know but it sounds great in theory. Waht do you think? Let me know ^^

  • Maxim Maxim
    Maxim Maxim Vor 15 Stunden

    Mooncake!! frm Final Space

  • ya boi
    ya boi Vor 16 Stunden

    Dark matter?

  • Jesus Ivan Becerra Leos
    Jesus Ivan Becerra Leos Vor 17 Stunden

    El mejor canal que existeee

  • Israel Peralta
    Israel Peralta Vor 18 Stunden

    And what are quarks made of ?

  • Megs Donnelly
    Megs Donnelly Vor 19 Stunden

    I love the idea of using blackholes like cosmic trashcans to just chuck stuff we dont want to deal with into

  • White Knight
    White Knight Vor 21 Stunde

    Oh great... now we have to worry about the flood

  • Sight Field
    Sight Field Vor 22 Stunden

    You've come to the right place, if you see birds, cool visualization, and good speaker.

  • snsvalo hgets fony Fltkana

    the best channel

  • Guybrush Threepwood

    my roomate eat quark every breakfast because he wants muscles but I tell him many times is dangerous eating quarks. but he is dense motherfuker and not listen

  • T0M Phamtom
    T0M Phamtom Vor Tag

    A powerful hero controlling multiple abilities and the multiverse - aka Dr Strange
    Or one mini boi

  • N. Vree
    N. Vree Vor Tag

    Are there anymore videos provided regarding the Quark Stars? I'd like to know more about them.

  • Rodrigo
    Rodrigo Vor Tag

    So... there is hope!

  • Amgalanbat Chinbat
    Amgalanbat Chinbat Vor 2 Tage

    Kurzgesagt videos are way scarier than horror movies

  • Kiến Văn Nguyễn

    Strangelets: Exist
    Planets: am i joke to you

  • KoolBeanz4TheWin
    KoolBeanz4TheWin Vor 2 Tage

    Kinda cool knowing we can just turn into a blob of strange quarks at any second

  • the1onlynoob
    the1onlynoob Vor 2 Tage

    If quark matter is of sufficient density to produce strange quarks, what makes them so stable and immune to decay at such high energy levels?
    Following up from that, wouldn’t it be a leap to call them perfect matter if quark matter is the result of insufficient gravity to form a black hole and thus could potentially change into a more dense singularity?
    Also what makes strange matter so ‘contagious’ that other matter would forgo the normal process of entropy and spontaneously reach a higher energy state upon physical contact?

  • KildroneInfinite
    KildroneInfinite Vor 2 Tage

    So if a Strangelet would convert the sun into a Strange Star why is the Neutron Star not converted?

  • Tora Blaze
    Tora Blaze Vor 2 Tage

    Space virus

  • Kiến Văn Nguyễn

    Strangelets: Destructing the universe.
    Thanos: Want to know your location

  • Kiến Văn Nguyễn
    Kiến Văn Nguyễn Vor 3 Tage +1

    Strangelets: I'm the most destructive thing in the universe
    Black hole: Hold my gravity
    Strangelets: noooooooooooooooo

  • NitzTheGamer
    NitzTheGamer Vor 3 Tage +2

    This is fucking terrifying

  • erzuh
    erzuh Vor 3 Tage

    this made me scared that one day im just going to become a strangelet

  • Booper Dooper Vlogs
    Booper Dooper Vlogs Vor 3 Tage +1

    More of these videos will be found in Area 51

  • DougtheDonkeyTV
    DougtheDonkeyTV Vor 3 Tage

    Meh, it’s all gonna be eaten by black holes anyways lol

  • Uboa
    Uboa Vor 3 Tage

    This kinda reminded me about Phazon from Metroid Prime, although it's different from a Strange Quark the fact that it essentially corrupts everything it touches is cool and scary.

  • This is Patrick
    This is Patrick Vor 3 Tage

    In a nutshell: space hella weird

  • surearrow
    surearrow Vor 3 Tage

    >> Scientist are learning that these videos are awesome..."or maybe not".

  • Mr Lordblader
    Mr Lordblader Vor 3 Tage

    Fun fact: fun facts are not fun :)

  • Agu Rich
    Agu Rich Vor 4 Tage

    Kurzgezagt: stragen qurkz convrt to rglar qurkz
    Kurzgezagt: it createz stragen matter

  • Agu Rich
    Agu Rich Vor 4 Tage +1

    Kurzgesagt: it cud destroy da wrld
    Kurzgesagt: itz stabel datz y cud destroy da wrld

  • config
    config Vor 4 Tage

    >really don't want to be together
    Can relate

  • ven ra
    ven ra Vor 4 Tage

    Hmm... this is 'strange'.

  • Richard Polster
    Richard Polster Vor 4 Tage

    What the duck

  • PRGG
    PRGG Vor 4 Tage +1

    Everyone gangsta untill strangelet touches them

  • Edin Meco
    Edin Meco Vor 4 Tage

    Fascinating. The Universe truly is a strange and we may never understand it. Strange Matter could literally be heading to earth at a fast speed but the Strange Matter could be trillions upon trillions of kilometres away.

  • A Google User
    A Google User Vor 4 Tage

    We all already know how the universe began, but it's a little religious so I'm not going to say

  • Appoddigare
    Appoddigare Vor 5 Tage

    Universe is such a creepy place full of creepy stuff

  • Leela Patil
    Leela Patil Vor 5 Tage

    just put another qark ather than up and down ones maybe

  • Damir Vakhitov
    Damir Vakhitov Vor 6 Tage

    I don't think this is the entire story. While it is true that strange matter can be contagious, the strangelets can also be ionized or something what makes them not harmful.

  • AntSwift1
    AntSwift1 Vor 6 Tage

    sounds like a black hole, because they would also eat up light making them black

  • heshers
    heshers Vor 6 Tage

    strange matter is how the original xbox intro was made

  • Samuel Li
    Samuel Li Vor 7 Tage

    When we have enough technology (like advanced particle accelerators) we can use strangelets as weapons! Most efficient celestial body destroying method ever.

  • 陳達運
    陳達運 Vor 7 Tage

    Quack:too much pressure, I wanna be alone

  • Abdul Rahman
    Abdul Rahman Vor 7 Tage

    Well, now we know what Vibranium is made up of....

  • vengful howl 2358
    vengful howl 2358 Vor 7 Tage +1

    Strange matter: perfectly all things should be.

  • Lothric Dogs
    Lothric Dogs Vor 8 Tage

    But when is the flood coming?

  • Steve Wharram
    Steve Wharram Vor 8 Tage


  • Aidan Adkins
    Aidan Adkins Vor 8 Tage +1

    2:33 The infinity stones.

  • Kiz Armstrong
    Kiz Armstrong Vor 8 Tage

    I ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ your videos so much and I ❤️ science 🧪

  • Kevin Müller
    Kevin Müller Vor 8 Tage +3

    Kurzgesagt: talks about _strange_ things
    Everybody in comments: *MEMES*

  • Logan Browne
    Logan Browne Vor 8 Tage

    Question, is it actually green

  • Supertrain12
    Supertrain12 Vor 8 Tage

    Literally *_EVERYTHING_***: *exists*
    Strangets: It's free real estate.

  • See U Later
    See U Later Vor 8 Tage

    So basically Strange matter is a cancer sick at microscopic level 😈

  • Oz Channel
    Oz Channel Vor 9 Tage

    So we were gearing a black hole hitting us and consuming us, but we had zero idea a flying stranglet drop can turn us into another matter that also kills us, clap clap.

  • Songbird
    Songbird Vor 9 Tage

    2:07 called quacks

    He didn’t said that but he could have

  • Chinchilla Warrior
    Chinchilla Warrior Vor 9 Tage

    I really like how you animated birds instead of humans. they're so cute!!

  • Emmanuel Anthony
    Emmanuel Anthony Vor 9 Tage

    Nice! I subscribed this is so good

  • Leandro Bonfim
    Leandro Bonfim Vor 9 Tage

    imagine super advanced alien civilizations using strangelets to purge entire solar systems, that is mind blowing.

  • Shayne O'Neill
    Shayne O'Neill Vor 9 Tage

    Its the false vaccum thing that keeps me up at night. Strangelets are a spooky concept, but probably not a thing, or it would have wrecked us by now. But the vaccum energy of the universe is fundamental, and with a bit of math you can plot out ways of breaking it, as implausibly difficult as it would be. And thats not "weird shit eats a star", thats "nothingness eats a universe"

  • Zakaria Zishan
    Zakaria Zishan Vor 9 Tage +1

    Comment section *talking about science* : We don't do that here.

  • Army Kookie
    Army Kookie Vor 10 Tage

    4:12 soo bedrock?

  • Jackson Boulton
    Jackson Boulton Vor 10 Tage

    Mabey strange matter is uranium

  • XxnoobslayerxX Oof
    XxnoobslayerxX Oof Vor 10 Tage

    Universe: exists
    Stranglets: I’m about to end this whole mans career

  • TotalRookie_LV
    TotalRookie_LV Vor 10 Tage

    So, it's sort of prions of a stellar size - not alive, but infectious.

  • Hollyleaf Gaming
    Hollyleaf Gaming Vor 10 Tage +4

    Normal ducks: Quack quack
    Kurzgesagt: Quark quark

  • PatrickASMR Mukbang
    PatrickASMR Mukbang Vor 10 Tage

    Am I the only one who finds this serious?

  • Lee Shaw
    Lee Shaw Vor 10 Tage

    stranger things is starting to make sense now

  • dinozaur pickupline
    dinozaur pickupline Vor 10 Tage

    Hello to a stranglet passing by

  • Сабай Сабаич

    If the strange matter so stable why it would disappear after the big bang?

  • Choxolet yo
    Choxolet yo Vor 11 Tage +2

    *throws srange matter into black hole
    Captain: why is the black hole turning green and why do I hear boss music?

  • Hsae Reh
    Hsae Reh Vor 11 Tage

    So this is actually real right?

  • Yours Truely
    Yours Truely Vor 11 Tage

    In the past we had fairytales about witcges and elfs. monsters and kings. Now we hace unicerse fairytales We have no clue how earths magnetic field works or what gravity is we only drilled 12km deep on a single spot but he we understand the universe...

  • Ant Man
    Ant Man Vor 11 Tage

    dont let hulk get his hands on this

  • Contemplative Insight
    Contemplative Insight Vor 11 Tage +6

    I didn't know that stars and planets could catch a greeny contagious astronomical strangelet shrink flu when a Quark star spits out or sneezes 🤔

    • Arfaoui Amine
      Arfaoui Amine Vor 11 Tage

      I guess scientists would just call it the "strange flu"

  • Moechtegernpilot1
    Moechtegernpilot1 Vor 11 Tage

    Und was ist mit Joghurtsternen??

  • 2h4ck LiF3
    2h4ck LiF3 Vor 11 Tage

    That s really cool, interesting . Carry on guys ciao from Italia!

  • klazzera
    klazzera Vor 11 Tage

    do TomSka work with you to make these videos? moons face in 5:29 looks like his drawings

  • MauLob
    MauLob Vor 11 Tage

    If there's something strange
    in your neighbourhood
    Who you gonna call?

  • Vedant Jumle
    Vedant Jumle Vor 11 Tage

    universe war z

  • Kristaps Vilnis
    Kristaps Vilnis Vor 11 Tage

    quarkmire new family guy episode

  • Daniel
    Daniel Vor 11 Tage

    That would be a grat animepower

  • SweaterPawsROLVe
    SweaterPawsROLVe Vor 12 Tage +1

    I feel like the comment section of every Kurzgesagt videos are meme comments

  • m' lady
    m' lady Vor 12 Tage

    We could use it for a power source

  • Pierre R.
    Pierre R. Vor 12 Tage

    Kurzgesagt german is a great way to lerarn german btw xD

  • Sam Labo
    Sam Labo Vor 12 Tage +1

    Before I die, I want to be strange Matter
    Then turn things into stranglets.

  • Shareen Ho
    Shareen Ho Vor 12 Tage +1

    Leave it to this channel to make my problems feel waaaaaay tinier. Bless.

      WAΓUIGI Vor 10 Tage

      this is your problem too. they just gave you something bigger to worry about. something out of anyones control.

  • Daniel Grace
    Daniel Grace Vor 12 Tage

    So if this strange matter is virtually indestructible then how come it seems to be so rare i.e. we haven't observed it?

  • Frnk S
    Frnk S Vor 12 Tage

    "You're denser than a neutron star" 😂

  • 1000 Subs By Comments
    1000 Subs By Comments Vor 12 Tage +3

    I wanted to know the answer in the first 30 seconds, instead I learned 100 new things. Thanks

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    Who’s adrenaline was pumping during this video

  • Unknown
    Unknown Vor 12 Tage

    What if strange matter is invisible? Maybe the bootes void has something to do with this

  • Matheus M.
    Matheus M. Vor 12 Tage

    BAVI - Birds Are Very Important

  • leoncita 2330
    leoncita 2330 Vor 13 Tage

    Damn I wasn't expecting to get scared about strange matter.

  • Mason Puhalovic
    Mason Puhalovic Vor 13 Tage

    What if almost everyone and everything has their on version of strange quarks

  • The1catt Cat game
    The1catt Cat game Vor 13 Tage

    I am stranger than the strangest thing in this world

  • Britty Cheeze
    Britty Cheeze Vor 13 Tage

    This is epic, giving me one more thing to worry about one video at a time!

    jk this channel is great

  • Joseph Lucena
    Joseph Lucena Vor 13 Tage

    What if strange matter is just dark matter but the strange matter is so small and dense that we see nothing

  • Mobile Pro
    Mobile Pro Vor 13 Tage

    Anxiety has entered the chat

  • DucQy
    DucQy Vor 13 Tage

    Nice. Now I won't sleep at night.