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The Universe in 4 Minutes
The Universe in 4 Minutes
The Universe in 4 Minutes

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Universe is weird, yo. Help me to do this full-time ► I recently wrote a fairly depressing book of short stories ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Brilliant tortoise on the channel banner painted by artist Emily Goddard

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I hope the universe lasts longer than 4 minutes. Personally I last 2 and a half.

The music is Waltz of the Flowers, Tchaikovsky:

Theories of Everything

New book ► Help me to do this full-time ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► The music is: Opportunity Walks - Kevin MacLeod - Big thank you to a certain helpful physicist. You know who you are. Bosons ain't shit but hoes and tricks.

Star Size Comparison 2

Dear world, Let´s talk about time. When I uploaded my first YouTube video 7 years ago, I would have never thought that it would get that much attention. Had lots of discussions, met new people, continued to make videos about things that intrigued me. Or tried out effects. I enjoyed it a lot, and I still read every comment that pops up. And they keep coming in. It is a hobby that I am very glad about having started. And I am humbled by the attention. Well, as time went by I found less time to work on videos, struggled with other things...

Mind Blowing! ...Earth Compared To The Rest Of The Universe - Amazing Graphic Presentation

Check out more awesome BuzzFeedBlue videos! “There are more stars in our Universe than there are grains of sand on all the beaches on Earth.” There are 100 to 400 billion stars in the Milky Way and more than 100 billion galaxies in the Universe – maybe as many as 500 billion. If you multiply stars by galaxies, at the low end, you get 10 billion billion stars, or 10 sextillion stars in the Universe – a 1 followed by 22 zeros. At the high end, it’s 200 sextillion. These are mind bogglingly huge numbers. How do they compare to the number...

How Large is the Universe?

The universe has long captivated us with its immense scales of distance and time. How far does it stretch? Where does it end, and what lies beyond its star fields and streams of galaxies extending as far as telescopes can see? These questions are beginning to yield to a series of extraordinary new lines of investigation and technologies that are letting us to peer into the most distant realms of the cosmos. But also at the behavior of matter and energy on the smallest of scales. Remarkably, our growing understanding of this kingdom of the ultra-tiny, inside the nuclei of atoms,...

The Smallest to the Biggest thing in the Universe! (HD) how Big is the Universe

Please put audio volume up for the music A video going from the smallest known distance to the biggest thing in the universe in proportional size how Big is the Universe largest star, largest planet largest galaxy Star Size Comparison Music used: escape from the temple by (royalty free) video made using/ used in information from

Quantum Mechanics in 5 Minutes (Now with Added Ducks)

What a silly way to build a universe. My brother could do better and I don’t even have one. New book ► Discuss passive-aggressively ► I also make horrendous music ► Previous book ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Help me to do this full-time ► Mystery link for tablet and phone peasants: If you’re looking for, like, decent explanations of quantum mechanics, why not try these YouTube channels who actually know what they’re talking about. Veritasium - And - Kurzgesagt - As always, much gratitude to for the stock footage. Music: My main man, Chopin - Waltz in...

Top 10 STRANGEST Planets In The Known Universe

From an ice planet that's on fire to a strange planet made of solid diamond, we look at 10 of the strangest planets in the known universe! 10. J1407 b 9. HD 106906 b 8. TrEs-2b 7. 55 Cancri E 6. Gliese 436b 5. WASP-12b 4. Gliese 581c 3. GJ 1214b 2. WASP-17b 1. HD 188753 SUBSCRIBE to Top Lists: Don't forget to check the narrator's channel! (He makes AWESOME gaming videos!) Facebook: Twitter: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sources: Background audio: The Snow Queen by Kevin Mcleod Images: Wikipedia Creative Commons Images licensed under Creative Commons 3.0 and 2.0

Size comparison of the universe 2016

From the Planck scale to the cosmic scale, the size comparison of the universe will show you just how large our universe is! This is an update to my previous size comparison video published on the same date in 2015. First song: Nexus3music: Neksus - Lights Out ( Second song: Nexus3music: Neksus - 1969 ( Third song: Ross Bugden: ♩♫ Epic and Dramatic Music ♪♬ - Flight Hymn (Copyright and Royalty Free) ( Image, song and video credits: There are many improvements over the 2015 version, which include animated lens flares, one complete zoom from helium to the observable universe with no pictures cut...


Scrolling graphics, originally by PushyPixels: Considerably nicer in high quality. Like your mum. If, like me, you are also an admirer of the mantis shrimp, you will certainly enjoy: The music is Hymne à la Nuit - Rameau: And Mars - Holst: New book ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Help me to do this full-time ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► HAL9000 is actually a good mate of mine. Good with chicks. Fucking terrible with spaceships.

How Far Can We Go? Limits of Humanity.

Use the URL: for 10% with a new website and support this channel. Also make your life easier. Thanks a lot to Squarespace for supporting the show! Check out Ethan Siegels Astronomy blog, "starts with a bang": Is there a border we will never cross? Are there places we will never be able to reach, no matter what? It turns out there are. Far, far more than you might have thought… Support us on Patreon so we can make more stuff (and get cool stuff): Kurzgesagt merch here: Get the music of the video here: soundcloud: bandcamp: epic...

The Story of Western Philosophy

Relevant mystery link: If you notice any factual errors in this week’s video, please just bear in mind that life is ultimately meaningless in the first place. Twitter ► New book ► Discuss passive-aggressively ► I also make horrendous music ► Previous book ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Help me to do this full-time, if you're so inclined ► Music: Waltz from Swan Lake by Mega Dong Tchaikovsky -

5 Incredible Wonders & Mysteries Of The Universe

Subscribe for a new video every week! ►► Check out the NEW Top5s website! ►► ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Universe is an incredible place, and with the observable universe being an insane 93 billion light-years in diameter, who knows what is out there. One things for sure though, there are tons of mysteries and wonders taking place out there and here are five that will leave your mind blown. From the beautiful yet haunting sounds of space to time travel trough wormholes into different universes, sit back, enjoy this video and know that with all the wonders out there, really is possible! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subscribe for...

The Known Universe by AMNH

The Known Universe takes viewers from the Himalayas through our atmosphere and the inky black of space to the afterglow of the Big Bang. Every star, planet, and quasar seen in the film is possible because of the world's most complete four-dimensional map of the universe, the Digital Universe Atlas that is maintained and updated by astrophysicists at the American Museum of Natural History. The new film, created by the Museum, is part of an exhibition, Visions of the Cosmos: From the Milky Ocean to an Evolving Universe, at the Rubin Museum of Art in Manhattan through May 2010....

Genocide Bingo

New book ► Discuss ► Help me to do this full-time ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Scrolling graphics, originally by PushyPixels ► Personally I prefer apocalypse chess. Captions are available. I am also available. Wanna hang? I recorded the audio for this video so hungover that I was beginning to fear for my life. A fantastic talk on the same subject, by one of my favourite humans: Both pieces of music used are by Bizet, from the opera Carmen. Habanera: Los Toreadors: Except for Prelude in C. That one's by Bach:

Instructions for a Happy Life

Somewhat relevant mystery link ► Audio version, if you're so inclined ► Twitter ► New book ► I also make horrendous music ► Previous book ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Help me to do this full-time, if you're deranged enough ► Did you like the music? It's one of my favourites ► Moldau, by Big Dawg Smetana:

5 Questions for Nature

Wrote a book ► Help me to do this full-time ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Further reading for your brain-bits: Tabby's Star Subreddit: Tabby's Star: Abiogenesis: Dark Matter: Ansibles: Speed of Light: Consciousness: The music is String Quartet No.6 in B flat major, Op.18 No.6 by old Luddy van:

Brilliant Accidents

New book: Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Help me to do this full-time ► MUSIC: Did you like the outro music? If so, you can listen to it on my soundcloud page. If you didn't, you can still listen to it. I guess. ► The track was heavily inspired by Attagirl’s ‘Soundtrack 01’. She kindly allowed me to borrow from it. Please go and say hello ► The main piece was the Overture from Can-Can, by Offenbach: FURTHER WATCHING: If you’re interested in entropy, it has been explained before considerably better than I could ever hope to: –...

First Contact

Wrote a book ► Like shit music? I make that too ► Help me to do this full-time ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Is your mum an alien? Because she's out of this world, if you know what I mean.

What Is Beyond The Universe?

Scientists have found that the universe is expanding in all directions at once, but how can that be? And what is it expanding into? Is the Butterfly Effect Real? - Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - Read More: The Universe Is Expanding Faster Than We Thought "Less than 20 years after the startling discovery that the expansion of the universe is accelerating -- a finding that led to a Nobel Prize in Physics for two teams of astronomers -- comes a potentially more jarring revelation that the cosmos is busting out in all directions even faster than predicted." Cosmology...

14 Unexplained Mysteries in the Universe

These 14 very puzzling things in the universe have yet to be explained from why we have fingerprints to what are white holes? Subscribe to Talltanic 7. Fingerprints Everything on the human body serves some evolutionary purpose. Fingerprints are strange, though. They only exist in humans, and they are unique to each person. Some theories have been proposed but, they have each eventually been disproved. That theory was disproven eventually just because it didn’t explain why each fingerprint was distinct and all fingerprints have a specific pattern. It was also believed that they helped us grip object but, that theory was also...

A Song About Rockets

MP3 Version ► New book ► Help me to do this full-time ► Discuss ► Twitter ► Facebook ► Mystery Link ► Is that an American-built space-ready Saturn V in your pocket, or are you just pleased to see me? The music is based on "I am the Very Model of a Modern Major General" from The Pirates of Penzance.