Black Holes Explained - From Birth to Death

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  • Black holes. Lets talk about them.
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    • PoeTheSquash
      PoeTheSquash 8 days ago

      Kurzgesagt - In a Nutshell have you notice an increase in traffic since Fortnite was showing a blackhole for two days?👍

    • Matt Trash
      Matt Trash 10 days ago

      Roblox badges like you

    • Xxckjensen_123xX
      Xxckjensen_123xX 23 days ago

      Maybe black holes are portals to the omniverse, the omniverse is a universe where everything that doesnt exist and does exist does exist, and a black hole scientifically cant be explained, maybe it's a portal to the omniverse.

    • herobrine854035 max
      herobrine854035 max Month ago

      Stop talktalking about Black Holes and Start talking about white holes

  • John Auxier
    John Auxier Hour ago

    I always thought maybe we could use black holes for energy by the pressure of gravity force from black hole, let's say on a machine... maybe a test could be put a machine in black hole attach cord that collects energy pressure as soon as it breaks the machine the energy is collected.

  • Mustark Shahreya
    Mustark Shahreya 3 hours ago

    I showed my little 8 year old brother this and he absolutely loved it

  • Blah Anger
    Blah Anger 5 hours ago

    1:05 Heavy man.

  • sub if u want?
    sub if u want? 5 hours ago

    Soo whose gonna go in? Ya'll need to contribute!

  • Samuel D
    Samuel D 7 hours ago

    The one from fortnite is the worst one

  • Edible Pizza
    Edible Pizza 16 hours ago

    Can't believe they made the thing from fortnite into real thing

  • petercraigg1
    petercraigg1 19 hours ago

    There's a hidden dick at 2:01.
    Can you find it?!

  • It’s Jimena
    It’s Jimena Day ago

    This is why I don’t wanna be a an astronaut ;-;

  • Absolute Zero
    Absolute Zero Day ago

    True Fact : Did you know Black holes die because when they die they become a white hole ITS TRUE

  • henk visser
    henk visser Day ago

    black hole is racist. You should call it afro-american hole.

  • BeautyByHalia
    BeautyByHalia Day ago

    Ok but what does a black hole look like? Is it a one-dimensional circle? Can you go around it and see it from all angles? What does the backside look like?

  • Kayagorzan
    Kayagorzan Day ago +2

    Does this explain fortnite's black Hole?

  • DarK_Snake Venom

    Send a nuke into a black hole

  • B0rder55
    B0rder55 Day ago

    Where do they come from? Where do they go? Where do they come from, black hole Joe?

  • Johnny Thousand
    Johnny Thousand Day ago

    I snort-laughed at "nothing much would change for Earth, except that we would freeze to death of course" Of course XD

  • Taco fishstick
    Taco fishstick 2 days ago

    How black holes are caused: when a meteor crashes into a interdimensional orb

  • Gaming King
    Gaming King 2 days ago

    Speaking of different sizes, do you have size 42?

  • 100 subscribers with some videos?

    I wanna go inside one. I want to see what is inside.

  • Carlos Spiceywhiener

    How exactly do they know any of this? Real science is observable and testable. This is not.

    • Tardigrades are cool
      Tardigrades are cool Day ago

      @Carlos Spiceywhiener If you want to know why they call it a hole, my guess is because any matter near it gets attracted to it is a sucking motion, giving the look of a hole sucking it up.

    • Carlos Spiceywhiener
      Carlos Spiceywhiener Day ago

      @Tardigrades are cool I went to grade school in know what black is thanks

    • Tardigrades are cool
      Tardigrades are cool Day ago

      @Carlos Spiceywhiener A true blackbody, like a blackhole doesn't reflect light

    • Carlos Spiceywhiener
      Carlos Spiceywhiener Day ago

      @Tardigrades are cool what doesn't reflect light? A hole? I'm not arguing what the word black means.

    • Tardigrades are cool
      Tardigrades are cool Day ago

      @Carlos Spiceywhiener It's called black because it doesn't reflect light and it has the word hole in it because some student in the 1967 suggested it.

  • CakeP
    CakeP 3 days ago +1

    The particles popping into extance are matter/anti matter pairs right? So it seems like, if the anti matter one went into the black hole, it would shrink it by destroying a matter particle in the black hole. And if the matter particle was the one to go into the black hole, it would grow the black hole by one particle. So then seems like the net effect would be nothing. What am I missing here?

  • Reed Melicher
    Reed Melicher 3 days ago

    Why do we assume it becomes a singularity at the center? Why not extremely dense matter that has enough gravity to create the event horizon? Wouldn't that follow the pattern of how other stars change? Jumping to the conclusion of there being a singularity doesn't seem likely.

  • CakeP
    CakeP 3 days ago +1

    I don't understand how one of the particles popping into existence could escape. The event horizon is the point at which it is impossible to escape right? But right outside of it you would still have a massive gravitational force pulling you towards the black hole, right? So does that mean these particles can pop into existence with strong momentum already in a direction away from the hole?

  • saket kumar singh
    saket kumar singh 3 days ago

    Great content 👍 keep it up 💪

  • DaTruth2020
    DaTruth2020 3 days ago

    This is all psuedoscience guys, none of it can actually be observed or proven.

    • DaTruth2020
      DaTruth2020 Day ago

      @Tardigrades are cool both of which constantly change. Gravity cannot be recreated for observation and relativity is just used to patch holes in theories

    • Tardigrades are cool
      Tardigrades are cool 2 days ago

      We can understand black holes with our current understanding of gravity and relativity.

  • Roger Coll
    Roger Coll 4 days ago

    Is TON 618 the biggest super massive black hole found nowadays?

  • Hocky Yudhiono
    Hocky Yudhiono 4 days ago +1

    It's lke you having a bad day and watch another Kurzgesagt video and you don't feel sad anymore, you be like filled a whole ton of existential crisis.

  • derick.
    derick. 4 days ago

    more importantly why do they exist? just to erase things? another reason to die?

  • John aka Chara
    John aka Chara 4 days ago +1

    2:16 HEY KURZGESAGT ACCORDING TO SCHWARZSCHILD, A BLACK HOLE OF A MASS OF THE SUN WILL BE SERIOUSLY SMALLER THAN THE SUN ITSELF!!!!! THAT'S A WRONG SCIENTIFIC FACT YOU KNOW

  • Mhaezel Gammad
    Mhaezel Gammad 4 days ago +1

    This is so scary learning about our universe. Knowing we'll never see our sun's death. Never will get to see the Milky Way and Andromeda colide. Not getting a glance of a super nova nor a black hole. Because if these events happen, we wont see it occur. Its so scary that we can predict these but not our death. We'll eventually die, we'll die, we all die! And thats the scary part. But we can't predict that cause we're not God.

    • DaTruth2020
      DaTruth2020 Day ago

      @End Me what news?

    • hong zihao
      hong zihao Day ago

      We dont know if we will die.

    • End Me
      End Me 3 days ago

      DaTruth2020 have you heard the resent news???

    • DaTruth2020
      DaTruth2020 3 days ago

      The reason no one ever goes to space is because it's not real

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    I love your animation I wish we can WACTH you at school

  • Richard Wiking
    Richard Wiking 5 days ago

    Jesus what a horrible music in the background..

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  • Breadman
    Breadman 5 days ago

    Wait, fusion repels gravity? WAT

  • Matt H
    Matt H 5 days ago

    The PBS Spacetime video on how time becomes space and vice versa in a black hole is incredibly fascinating. It locks in the "space" side of the spacetime constant equation so that essentially, mathematically, time moves in reverse when you are past the event horizon.
    Also their video on "the speed of light is not about light, but causality" or something like that is outstanding as well!

  • Timber Wolf
    Timber Wolf 6 days ago +3

    fortnite!!!1

    • End Me
      End Me 3 days ago

      Am guessing you mean that abortnite needs to get thrown into a black hole, I totally agree with you.

  • Fercho 287
    Fercho 287 6 days ago +7

    im gonna do my senior project about black holes, wish me luck

  • Heather Wheatley
    Heather Wheatley 6 days ago

    A googol is smaller then a googolplex this is a googolplex 1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000...

  • Verydog gaming
    Verydog gaming 6 days ago +1

    I ask my brother who did he fuck last night

    Him: nah just a black hoe

  • Anya Vlad
    Anya Vlad 6 days ago

    Perhaps, it's a portal to another dimension ...🤔 thatd be nice..

  • LineChaos
    LineChaos 6 days ago

    Does hawking radiation only happen when the two particles appear EXACTLY at the event horizon, so that one is on the inside of the black hole, and one is on the outside? Or does hawking radiation happen when the two particles appear near the event horizon?

  • medexamtoolsdotcom
    medexamtoolsdotcom 7 days ago

    "And what happens if you fall into one". You die. Which is, by the way, the same thing that happens to you if you DON'T fall into a black hole. Have a nice day.

  • The epic Viner
    The epic Viner 7 days ago +2

    I'm here after the fortnite black hole event

  • Shiina Mayuri
    Shiina Mayuri 7 days ago +1

    Starring down at that black hole looks like Fortnite where it first started.

  • Queen Sassy
    Queen Sassy 7 days ago +2

    4 years later: Fortnite gets sucked into a black hole. Everything that this video said happened during the event

  • deleted
    deleted 7 days ago

    where are your sources?

  • Biednymaniek
    Biednymaniek 7 days ago

    Other side

  • Biednymaniek
    Biednymaniek 7 days ago

    Its me to stupid 🙄 if you want somthing talk with the head not with the...

  • Remarkable SeiF
    Remarkable SeiF 7 days ago +1

    Black holes are infinate.

  • Ray Animations
    Ray Animations 7 days ago

    Hey Kurzgesagt,what do you think will happen if an immortal being with no feeling of pain will enter a beach hole?

  • Ryan Stinson
    Ryan Stinson 7 days ago

    I hate you love Ryan

  • Traditional LivesMatter

    I have doubt black holes are even real. All the images and videos you've seen is fake. Scientists came up with a theory of a black hole just because they see stars circling a black area in space. They could be seeing anything and there could be a lot of explanations. Until we send a camera out there and film a black hole sucking in a star or planet then i'm gonna stay on the doubtful side.

    • DaTruth2020
      DaTruth2020 3 days ago

      Have you ever seen the curve of the Earth? Neither have I. Only 500 something people have supposedly been to space, all of them under government supervision. Is space itself even real or are we living on a flat plane under a giant star speckled dome?

    • Queen Sassy
      Queen Sassy 7 days ago

      .......

  • Lukas Murro
    Lukas Murro 8 days ago

    It says at the start of the video the star would have to be heaps bigger than our sun. So how could we replace the sun with a black hole? We just gonna shove iron in the sun's core? Yeah right

  • Weenhar Mustafi
    Weenhar Mustafi 8 days ago

    I’m so curious that I’m willing to fall into it

  • PoeTheSquash
    PoeTheSquash 8 days ago +1

    Cool video since Fortnite sported a blackhole for two days 😀

  • Go Gaming
    Go Gaming 8 days ago

    Whare gravity come from?

  • Much Bros
    Much Bros 8 days ago

    Tell that to Murph

  • Brain FreezeYT
    Brain FreezeYT 8 days ago +1

    WHOS HERE FROM FORTNITE SUB ME