The Most Dangerous Stuff in the Universe - Strange Stars Explained

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  • Published: 14 April 2019
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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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  • Luken
    Luken  15 less than a minute back

    Hi.
    Oh sorry for my bad english ;))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

    • THE FAKE PIE
      THE FAKE PIE  12 minutes back

      yeah you REALLY simplified it !
      it's not a problem but , yeah ...

      • Leonardo Madera
        Leonardo Madera  23 minutes back

        Kursdezagt: The scientists thinking about the cause of neutron stars and strange matter today may be setting up humans for a future beyond our wildest imaginations.
        Or, maybe not. Time will tell.
        Me: I CAN'T WAIT 100 YEARS!

        • centipede
          centipede  50 minutes back

          It would be interesting if you do a video abought the first picture of a black hole.

          • sasquatchpatch
            sasquatchpatch  1 hours back

            Creeper Quark

            • Gilded Drake
              Gilded Drake  1 hours back

              can you make a video on how canned food is the most ecological thing in your local supermarket ?

              • Steven Lucky Linoh
                Steven Lucky Linoh  1 hours back

                Fuck u

                • Ladybug bee
                  Ladybug bee  1 hours back

                  Cute birds.. I love your style

                  • Jared Morris
                    Jared Morris  2 hours back

                    Succ peen

                    • Dan
                      Dan  2 hours back

                      Isn’t it wrong to say something “bends the rules of the universe” ? The laws of the universe are never broken, we just don’t understand what all the laws are yet?

                      • Terrence Andrew-Blondin

                        I love the pop culture references in these videos

                        • Jan Matoušek
                          Jan Matoušek  2 hours back

                          Kurzgesagt, when clickbait actually delivers

                          • Gregory Woltornist
                            Gregory Woltornist  2 hours back

                            I would be really interested in a video on autism and its function!

                            • sunil bhardwaj
                              sunil bhardwaj  3 hours back

                              You said quarks cannot be separated . Then how can they saperate in a neutron star

                              • Sylvia A
                                Sylvia A  3 hours back

                                The star looks cool

                                • Sandeep Kumar Dash
                                  Sandeep Kumar Dash  4 hours back

                                  If strange matter is stable, then why do strange quarks decay?

                                  • Rebecca Smith
                                    Rebecca Smith  4 hours back

                                    I know a channelb that's a lie. It's IMPOSSIBLE for a LOT of comments to ask for the same thing unless they have this group that posts all these comments to overtake the other comments! The channel name is [literally] called, " awesome gameplays."

                                    • Rebecca Smith
                                      Rebecca Smith  4 hours back

                                      Kinda like how Facebook got popular because they stole videos from YouTube

                                  • Roonin
                                    Roonin  4 hours back

                                    in just 5 days almost 3 mil views dam

                                    • hichem benrezoug
                                      hichem benrezoug  4 hours back

                                      Arabic subtitle pleeeeeeaaaaaaaaseeee

                                      • ke ne
                                        ke ne  4 hours back

                                        That was brilliant.. thank you!!!?

                                        • mvpunisher1
                                          mvpunisher1  5 hours back

                                          And...If all this is wrong?

                                          • Kamar Taj
                                            Kamar Taj  5 hours back

                                            Где русские субтитры????

                                            • Pan De'Monium
                                              Pan De'Monium  5 hours back

                                              I like how the one bird that pops its head out of the snow saying "Didn't see that coming"... Looks ironically like Donald Trump. Lol

                                              • Owen Davies
                                                Owen Davies  5 hours back

                                                I love this

                                                • patrikcath
                                                  patrikcath  5 hours back

                                                  Almost 4 million views in 4 days. Jesus.

                                                  • Noskinder Hinder
                                                    Noskinder Hinder  5 hours back

                                                    This video is indeed very ‘strange’

                                                    I’m not sorry

                                                    • Kodi
                                                      Kodi  6 hours back

                                                      *whispers* hey..dont tell infographics show..but Im subscribed to you

                                                      • Ash Mohan
                                                        Ash Mohan  6 hours back

                                                        Plss tell us where we can get all these backgroud scores. They are too good 😍😍😍

                                                        • Adrivero
                                                          Adrivero  6 hours back

                                                          Your videos are simply the best.

                                                          • Kunal Gulati
                                                            Kunal Gulati  6 hours back

                                                            *uck my internet

                                                            • lilly zhong
                                                              lilly zhong  6 hours back

                                                              Black hole:I’ll deal with it,guys!

                                                              • Good Channel Name
                                                                Good Channel Name  6 hours back

                                                                What about bottom quarks? Aren't those denser? (I know top quarks are the densest, but they can't pair up)

                                                                • Spooky Cube
                                                                  Spooky Cube  7 hours back

                                                                  -Necrocide Matter incoming-

                                                                  • 나홍준
                                                                    나홍준  7 hours back

                                                                    Tiberium??

                                                                    • Lesrac
                                                                      Lesrac  7 hours back

                                                                      Other:weird matter
                                                                      Me an intellectual:cosmos zombie

                                                                      • Alexandre Godoy
                                                                        Alexandre Godoy  7 hours back

                                                                        Suggestion for a video: "How memories are formed?"

                                                                        • Kevin Maguire
                                                                          Kevin Maguire  7 hours back

                                                                          This is way too far. This is complete speculation. There is no evidence supporting any of this. It is only theoretical models that attempt to explain a few experimental results. I don't think this is the type of thing that Kurzgesagt should be presenting.

                                                                          • dude
                                                                            dude  7 hours back

                                                                            the music is awesome at the quark part

                                                                            • BloodyPlayGames
                                                                              BloodyPlayGames  8 hours back

                                                                              You should make a wideo about Brown Dwarfs

                                                                              • Cyb3rAssassine
                                                                                Cyb3rAssassine  8 hours back

                                                                                Science (from the Latin word scientia, meaning "knowledge") - source wikipedia
                                                                                Can't see any knowledge behind this video...

                                                                                • Fayanora Ahnabahn
                                                                                  Fayanora Ahnabahn  8 hours back

                                                                                  I am Locutus of Strange Matter. You will be assimilated. Resistance is futile but amusing.

                                                                                  • Adrian Neissner
                                                                                    Adrian Neissner  8 hours back

                                                                                    Wo

                                                                                    • Fayanora Ahnabahn
                                                                                      Fayanora Ahnabahn  9 hours back

                                                                                      Strange matter: real-world glitch in the matrix!

                                                                                      • Luqman Muhammad
                                                                                        Luqman Muhammad  9 hours back

                                                                                        Dr Strange: Hey, stop acting strangely.
                                                                                        Strangelet: I dont get it, I'm too dense.

                                                                                        • christian miranda
                                                                                          christian miranda  9 hours back

                                                                                          what are inside of gas planets like jupiter?????????

                                                                                          • christian miranda
                                                                                            christian miranda  9 hours back

                                                                                            what are inside of gas planets like jupiter?????????

                                                                                            • OdgeBodge
                                                                                              OdgeBodge  9 hours back

                                                                                              oh. great.