The Ultimate Guide to Black Holes

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Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell
Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell Pred 14 dnevi
Ok, phew. So we are done explaining any properties of black holes forever. If we ever talk about black holes in future videos we'll always link to this video. If you want to continue thinking about black holes a tad more, you can do so by getting one of the many black hole related things the Kurzgesagt team made with love:
The cringey gachatuber
The cringey gachatuber Pred 5 dnevi
Anastasios Karagiannis
Anastasios Karagiannis Pred 8 dnevi
Make a video about astrology, please.
Rai Farhan
Rai Farhan Pred 8 dnevi
Plz try to speak using simple English ,so weak people's in English can understand...
Pierre De Agostini
Pierre De Agostini Pred 13 dnevi
ADd closed captions maybe?
Kadir Bilgin
Kadir Bilgin Pred 13 dnevi
Please add Turkish subtitles.
tarek_an anis
tarek_an anis Pred 2 minutami
Ah YES Key word [(っ◔◡◔)っ ♥ Billion ♥]
Abolfazl K
Abolfazl K Pred 15 minutami
thank all of you for making this useful video
Paladin Videos
Paladin Videos Pred 38 minutami
I like to think “how do they know this, did they send a person into a black hole?” But facts exist and I feel stupid.
jasper rice
jasper rice Pred 50 minutami
remember when black holes were theoretical?
Aaron Wright
Aaron Wright Pred uro
I need a blackhole plushie in my life.
083 Kazi Ashif
083 Kazi Ashif Pred uro
Time is relative, because its a madeup human scale... Making it part of natural equation will spew up bullshit theories like timetravel
Captain Obvious
Captain Obvious Pred uro
10:24 Obviously you haven't waited for Binance Support to get back to you.
Meiscraz Gaming
Meiscraz Gaming Pred 2 urami
what do you think would a black hole look like without the event horizon??
Joel Kusgan
Joel Kusgan Pred 2 urami
Ahh the power of zero... Too much zeroes.
Elaina flynn
Elaina flynn Pred 2 urami
0:08 you become part of the black hole
Angel Eyes
Angel Eyes Pred 3 urami
Is it possible to find a way to contain a small black hole and use its rotation spin cycle as a way to make a warp drive engine? If the aliens can make a warp drive then we should be able to do the same maybe defying the limitations of light speed.
Hyperox Pred 3 urami
I don't call it an ergosphere. I call it a doughnut.
Kerim Demirkan
Kerim Demirkan Pred 3 urami
When we fall asleep and start dreaming, do we fall into a black hole?
Squidward lol
Squidward lol Pred 3 urami
3:19 the bottom right corner kinda sus
Chronic Fridge
Chronic Fridge Pred 3 urami
I sometimes like to imagine Kurzgesagt as an ancient cosmic grandpa that knows everything and teaches me about stuff that makes my brain expand past my skull
JOEY DENG Pred 4 urami
Bruh you gotta be nice to ducks
Agito Pred 4 urami
Among Us character at 3:19!
Grey lol
Grey lol Pred 4 urami
I saw something sus.
GRIM Mako Pred 4 urami
I wanna be the first person to jump into a black hole 🤪 go Science
mrengtop Pred 4 urami
Really annoying background music triggers headache...👎👎👎
VINDI Pred 4 urami
4:30 When the black hole "inverts" the universe into a sphere, THAT WAS SEAMLESS!
paul C
paul C Pred 4 urami
I am so glad I found this channel for me one of the best out there brilliant at explaining things
Maucaz alv
Maucaz alv Pred 4 urami
4:18 So if I drop a sign to the event horizon an image of it would be there for a long time?... *this could have some interesting uses*
Julien Vlogz
Julien Vlogz Pred 4 urami
Am i the only one that learned more from this channel more from actuall school?????
Salavat Shafigullin
Salavat Shafigullin Pred 4 urami
Дайте Русский перевод пожалуйста (((
TheGoldenlegend1 Pred 5 urami
Portal Turret Reference at 00:58 Love it.
Román 10
Román 10 Pred 5 urami
They could upload wallpapers with those wonderful animations to the platform, wallpaper engine that is in steam. Would be great
William Pred 5 urami
Who else has been watching Kurzgesagt for like 5 years and never gets bored of it?
BeyondFun Pred 5 urami
I hope no one believes in this trash 🤣🤣🤣
Nicola Leoni
Nicola Leoni Pred 5 urami
I'm so glad to be a mortal
Ariadne Papke
Ariadne Papke Pred 5 urami
My black hole/white hole plush arrived in the mail the same day this video came out!
Mash Rien
Mash Rien Pred 5 urami
"What are they, really?" The universe's hint that superluminal travel is possible.
GriffinShows Pred 5 urami
Blackholes be like: your energy will be a fine edition to my collection
mario and luigi
mario and luigi Pred 5 urami
just realized at 4;10, there is the asteroid from the asteroid mining video. Cool!!!!
myk poissonnier
myk poissonnier Pred 5 urami
3:20 amogus
Tushar Pawar
Tushar Pawar Pred 6 urami
Respect to the team members, for giving us difficult information in a easy way.. love ❤️👍
Ka Yung
Ka Yung Pred 6 urami
I never liked how these youtube videos depict masses having bent space only under them as if universe is flat, which really disappoints cuz its not if you cant animate gravity for a sphere that is actually spheroid and not like a ball on top of a cloth, i dont know who will, which makes your “educational content” invalid and turn it into just one of those view money grab videos. My disappointment is immeasurable and my day is ruined
an owl
an owl Pred 6 urami
I don't think what we know about the black hole is true
p -TER
p -TER Pred 5 urami
The only thing we really know is that a black hole is a source of gravity, and that gravity affects time.
Kiwi&Wiki Pred 6 urami
First of all, absolutely fantastic video as always, I'm addicted to kurzgesagt and love every single video!! However what I don't quite understand is how light can be bend/pulled by a black hole. I must be missing something or there is an error with my arguments/thoughts. I mean if I understand correctly, light is made out of fotons - bundels of electromagnetic energy without mass. So, (again If I'm not mistaken) gravity always works between two masses, so how can something without mass be pulled by gravity? If you look at the formula for gravitational force, two masses are multiplied with each other. So if one mass is zero, the product will be zero as well regardless of how big the other mass is, right? Or does it have something to do with the concept of everything being relative? 🤔 I must be missing or misunderstanding something 😬 That being said, a thousand thanks for this brilliant and fascinating content 🙏🍀
Eben Olivier
Eben Olivier Pred 6 urami
Would you be able to cross the event horizon though? Due to the extreme time dilation close to the event horizon plus Hawking radiation the black hole will probably evaporate just in front of you as you are falling into it whilst you are completely toasted by Hawking radiation which is now incredibly strong because of blueshift. From a distant observer's point of view this will take 10^100 years but for you it will be over quite quickly. There is no "inside" a black hole, space and time are pinched off.
Manly Tears
Manly Tears Pred 6 urami
Kurzgesagt thinks they can just post a video with few updates to their previous videos and get millions of views... they aren't wrong.
p5a_ Pred 7 urami
i keep getting flashbacks from the "first photo of a black hole" memes
Queso Con Patas110
Queso Con Patas110 Pred 7 urami
Iv never wanted to go in to a black hole so bad in my life.
Planeswalker Pred 7 urami
Has anybody actually seen a black hole with their own eyes?
White tiger gaming
White tiger gaming Pred 7 urami
3.19 / 12.143 have anyone say this among us dude floating?
Ionut Codrici
Ionut Codrici Pred 7 urami
I love the video
Ronaldo_ Slayer21
Ronaldo_ Slayer21 Pred 7 urami
Those socks are drip socks
THE DUDE Pred 7 urami
a video that i rlly wana watch is what is the point of exsistance
Awsomedude plays
Awsomedude plays Pred 8 urami
i heard somewhere that spaghettification would only be what someone else sees. you would be absorbed into the black hole and see the observer until you became one with the singularity.
Zak B
Zak B Pred 8 urami
I love how these animations sound and look like the hitchhikes guide to the Galaxy
James Ruscheinski
James Ruscheinski Pred 8 urami
Inside a black hole, do the three dimensions of space (length, width and height) become three dimensions of physical time in quantum field, and does the one dimension of physical time become one dimension of non-physical time / information?
PixelItchio Pred 8 urami
"will we ever truly understand blackholes; no one knows, it's ok to not know everything, it just means that there's plenty to think about, that's why humans do science... which is good, I need my salary to live"
Collin Andrew Sherriff
Collin Andrew Sherriff Pred 8 urami
One grain of sand, equally one particle in the universe, every 10 billion year (WHICH IS UNFATHOMABLE) is ONE % of the blackhole gone. This is a number so large, it's godly.
Ehmyr Pred 8 urami
Boom guy
Boom guy Pred 8 urami
Couldn't we just put a camera down there to see whats going on or will it use it's gravity to just kinda suck it in before any information can transfer due to the time differences, and can it suck radio waves anyways since not even light can escape its gravity °-°
Col_Bullet Pred 8 urami
Now I want to explore No Man's Sky again!
stephen mayo
stephen mayo Pred 9 urami
Prior to this video I thought I knew almost nothing about backholes After the video, I realize I actually know nothing about blackholes
Sheep Sheep
Sheep Sheep Pred 9 urami
A M O G U S 3:20
Aaron davies
Aaron davies Pred 9 urami
The real answer is... WE DONT KNOW!!!
stan 99
stan 99 Pred 9 urami
6:13 Lesson 4 Johnny
Royal Queen
Royal Queen Pred 9 urami
love the interstellar reference
Roblox Gamez
Roblox Gamez Pred 9 urami
This video taught me more than sschool did
giovanny hernandez
giovanny hernandez Pred 9 urami
and you go to 3:20 well see Among Us
Ellie Rose
Ellie Rose Pred 9 urami
what is that crewmate doing in the orbit of a black hole?
mEdnAzz (mijkolsmith)
mEdnAzz (mijkolsmith) Pred 9 urami
3:20 amogus
Calvin Davis
Calvin Davis Pred 9 urami
The definition of eternity I love u guys
CashFlowz Pred 9 urami
here's how we grasp how long those times are. how many times can we watch the star wars saga?
Keola Melhorn
Keola Melhorn Pred 9 urami
lol fuck, i've experienced 4 of these! kidney stone really was the WORST though for sure.
The Universal Raid
The Universal Raid Pred 9 urami
These videos remind me of books like the Magic School Bus. If some of these were in book form with info off to the side, it'd be like TMSB!
CRAFT99 Pred 9 urami
Make a version of this video in Spanish on the channel in a En pocas Palabras
mertos gaming
mertos gaming Pred 9 urami
so many zero's i cant remember that many zero's
Marv3Lthe1 Pred 10 urami
If two random particles appear in quantum fluctuation of space, and one of them is absorbed by the black hole, how does the other particle steal mass from the black hole? this is not clear to me. can anyone explain ?
Dylan Pred 10 urami
Black holes just sound like a defensive cloaking field used by waring aliens who don’t want to involve all the indigenous life on planet so they use basic physics problems like a black hole an object that really shouldn’t exist but the math kinda makes enough sense to confuse the smartest of the basic life forms. I jus think about when we fight other humans we rarely stop and think about the animals impact we have, only a few times we’ve taken that into account but I bet it’s just like the toy animal with a camera inside that fools the other monkeys into thinking it’s one of them.
V M S Rajput
V M S Rajput Pred 10 urami
My mind will be able to recover from this only after the last black hole dies
Mr Skysen Games
Mr Skysen Games Pred 10 urami
Black Holes: Roombas of the Universe. Sucking up everything until everything is nothing, then sucking up each other until there's one, then things can actually start getting weird.
ktaeoh Pred 10 urami
3:20 amogus
치치 Pred 10 urami
한글자막 korean sub
Rik Laffra
Rik Laffra Pred 10 urami
Do we actually use the light that bends of its course due to black holes, like do we see what is around the corner this way? Can we see the other side of something in between us and another galaxy? Darn you Kurzgesagt, you reeled me in with microbiology and ants, and now I'm questioning everything. p.s. I love you
Denis Goruk
Denis Goruk Pred 10 urami
What if the singularity was the big bang? What if we're inside of a black hole. What if the observable universe is the inside of a blackhole. What if Past the observable universe is the outside of the black hole?
Samuel Berry
Samuel Berry Pred 10 urami
Francois De Bruin
Francois De Bruin Pred 10 urami
Guys i have a question cant we use the theory of Entangled particles to somehow construct something made out of entangled particles then send that into the black hole then observe the particles outside of the black hole to see what happens to them as they will mirror the particles we sent into the black hole? please help me with this its really bothering me if this could be possible
SippiSoup Pred 10 urami
3:19 amogus
Some Odd Penguin
Some Odd Penguin Pred 10 urami
those who disliked have a special place in hell
Deepansh Pahwa
Deepansh Pahwa Pred 10 urami
I'm watching this video, because my gf wants to talk about time and space, hope this video helps
VanDer Dik
VanDer Dik Pred 11 urami
What Happens at the Event Horizon? *You will fucking die before reaching it* Also, outside observer might see your corpse flying towards black hole for indefinite amount of time
tishaak Pred 11 urami
Bentley Souza
Bentley Souza Pred 11 urami
i eat dogs
C Melton
C Melton Pred 11 urami
This makes me wonder if it's possible to skim along near the edge of the ergosphere, and use it as the mother of all gravity assists. I'm going to Andromeda, Ma!
bxpe Pred 12 urami
I like it
Ray Charles
Ray Charles Pred 12 urami
This cartoons are not easy cartoons... I have a black hole on my brain now...
Camcolito Pred 13 urami
How can you put up with a theory that posits an entity with zero surface area and infinite density? That's like sticking with a theory that needs green fairy death commandos because the rest of it seems ok.
OP BILLI Pred 13 urami
U should make wallpapers
Saheli Das
Saheli Das Pred 13 urami
You need to put your production rate up. I really miss those days where I would come home on Friday to see a new kuzgesagt video.
Jus a Quick gixxer
Jus a Quick gixxer Pred 13 urami
I don’t think I can die without knowing now
Dierk Steiner
Dierk Steiner Pred 14 urami
Hi ! Thanks for your wonderful videos, there is so much information in it. I love it ! Would you wonder to make a video about soft/energy drink ? It could explain sugar/sugar-free/L-Carnitine/Taurine effect on the organism ? Thanks for your consideration and have a nice day whatever you could answer !
Shreyash Singh
Shreyash Singh Pred 14 urami
3:19 Is there an among us character?
Minchie Dela cruz
Minchie Dela cruz Pred 15 urami
*intelligent twerking*
kuromu Pred 16 urami
лайкните если появятся русские субтитры...........
vlad gociu
vlad gociu Pred 16 urami
Infinity divided by zero makes a lot of sense comperd to black holes
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