The World War of the Ants – The Army Ant

  • Published: 11 August 2019
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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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    • Steve
      Steve  2 hours back

      >20K comments! People really love this vid.

    • Yeti MindTricks
      Yeti MindTricks  3 hours back

      "War is something humans decided not to do anymore."


    • palacio amer
      palacio amer  6 hours back

      COntinue this ant series pleaseeee

    • Nitya Dasa
      Nitya Dasa  17 hours back

      wauuu so cool,can you make a video about bees?

    • Luminous Kugelblitz
      Luminous Kugelblitz  21 hours back

      Plz make a video about Superclusters ...

  • Kelmen Wong
    Kelmen Wong  11 minutes back

    further explanation: humans have decided that war is not a thing that they want to do a lot anymore, so they changed the war to into subtle form.

    • Ash - Red
      Ash - Red  34 minutes back

      Pls release the part 2 of world war ants

      • The Raw one
        The Raw one  39 minutes back

        long ago the ant nations lived in harmony but everything changed when the army ants attacked🎵🎼

        • Shad Shuvo
          Shad Shuvo  40 minutes back

          During the Endgame of the Ants War........
          CAPTAIN ANT : AntVENGERS assemble 🛡....

          • Lorenzo Chistè
            Lorenzo Chistè  44 minutes back

            Sub Ita please

            • Raghuraj Pratap Singh
              Raghuraj Pratap Singh  1 hours back

              Want caption in hindi

              • Mohammed Sahil
                Mohammed Sahil  1 hours back

                now imagine that all the ants in the world unified and became as big as people and had a taste for human flesh

                • Real Shit
                  Real Shit  2 hours back

                  And I thought our world wars were devastating

                  • Cedric Laureys
                    Cedric Laureys  2 hours back

                    Imagine having war with your own species

                    • NoodleKDoodle !
                      NoodleKDoodle !  2 hours back

                      You have made ants the coolest creatures in the world!

                      • Skeptic
                        Skeptic  2 hours back

                        But ants don't have video games?

                        • Somedud ThatLikesPotatoes

                          1981:in the future we will have lasers in wars
                          2019:we have big headed ants to seal their holes

                          • Colin Tansimore
                            Colin Tansimore  2 hours back

                            I love that this channel is getting in depth with evolutionary biology. And specifically on certain species

                            • arun kumar
                              arun kumar  3 hours back

                              If this content is directed into a movie by famous and successful Hollywood directors then another movie franchise is born.

                              • Jonathan Su
                                Jonathan Su  3 hours back

                                Can you please do a video on ring world?

                                • Selimane Ali Smail
                                  Selimane Ali Smail  3 hours back

                                  Before the fire Nation attacked all ant lived in harmony

                                  • P. Chaudhary
                                    P. Chaudhary  4 hours back


                                    • Kocheng Milos
                                      Kocheng Milos  4 hours back

                                      I'm at war

                                      • Eric Wagner
                                        Eric Wagner  4 hours back

                                        War. War never changes.

                                        • Rhelrahne Vi Satanis
                                          Rhelrahne Vi Satanis  4 hours back

                                          so leafcutter soldier ants are basically just there to buy time so that they can bunker up

                                        • Gwyddion Flint
                                          Gwyddion Flint  4 hours back

                                          'war is a thing humans have decided the don't want to do much of anymore'... Could have fooled me.

                                          • Leopard Bra Brado
                                            Leopard Bra Brado  4 hours back

                                            "a single aunt is pretty useless" my moms sister, Karen, would like a word with your manager.

                                        • LMac Gaming
                                          LMac Gaming  4 hours back

                                          Pls make another ant video I love ants and I loved this video

                                          • S H
                                            S H  5 hours back


                                            • Ty H
                                              Ty H  5 hours back

                                              MORE ANT VIDEOS

                                              • Will
                                                Will  6 hours back

                                                Such an interesting and entertaining video, I wanna know all about ants now

                                                • Неизвестный Неизвестнович

                                                  Now we wanna crab world war

                                                  • Ronin Whipple
                                                    Ronin Whipple  6 hours back

                                                    Sooooo, basically the Soviet Union of Ants?

                                                    • watterztrail
                                                      watterztrail  6 hours back

                                                      War. War never changes

                                                      • hhhwite thrash
                                                        hhhwite thrash  7 hours back

                                                        Asians r smart n neegroids stupid

                                                        • Richard Cheung
                                                          Richard Cheung  7 hours back

                                                          No matter how skilled or powerful your enemy is nothing can ever beat a zerg rush

                                                          • All Hail Thanos
                                                            All Hail Thanos  7 hours back

                                                            An ants war game would be sooo cool

                                                            • Fidget My Midget
                                                              Fidget My Midget  7 hours back

                                                              ants are living like they are in war hammer40k

                                                              • Jacob
                                                                Jacob  7 hours back

                                                                Does jet fuel melt ant beams?

                                                                • emo sausage
                                                                  emo sausage  8 hours back

                                                                  Do you guys think that if every ant species united, they would be the dominant animal?

                                                                  • Peter Iselizo
                                                                    Peter Iselizo  8 hours back

                                                                    Really fascinating :D

                                                                    • tristen turner
                                                                      tristen turner  8 hours back

                                                                      "a single aunt is pretty useless"

                                                                      my moms sister, Karen, would like a word with your manager.

                                                                      • Milita Operation
                                                                        Milita Operation  8 hours back

                                                                        New Antman movie looks neat! :D

                                                                        • Timothy Patterson
                                                                          Timothy Patterson  9 hours back

                                                                          im dealing with alot of ants in my bedroom and spiders what do i do

                                                                          • ProKnight66
                                                                            ProKnight66  9 hours back

                                                                            Please restart the Space series. I have seen a space tether video in german but cannot understand it as I cannot speak german. I really enjoy the series.

                                                                            • Bjorn Buchner
                                                                              Bjorn Buchner  9 hours back

                                                                              When will the next episode about the size of life come ?

                                                                              • TK99
                                                                                TK99  9 hours back

                                                                                'Must resist Fallout Pun...' 'Not resisting well..' War war never changes.

                                                                                • Jeffrey Osborn
                                                                                  Jeffrey Osborn  9 hours back

                                                                                  I hate ants... yet this was fascinating!

                                                                                  • Be Happy
                                                                                    Be Happy  10 hours back

                                                                                    World war ant is the best thing ever

                                                                                    • oscar orta
                                                                                      oscar orta  10 hours back

                                                                                      The War of the Ants 🐜. Ants Army

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                                                                                        Willis rodrigues rezende  10 hours back

                                                                                        Fiquei feliz no instante em que encontrei o canal no youtube.

                                                                                        • Roan the Delphox
                                                                                          Roan the Delphox  10 hours back

                                                                                          The new Call of Duty looks good.

                                                                                          • Wu1f
                                                                                            Wu1f  10 hours back

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