The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage

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  • A war has been raging for billions of years, killing trillions every single day, while we don’t even notice. This war involves the single deadliest being on our planet: The Bacteriophage. Created with scientific advice and editing by James Gurney. Kurzgesagt Newsletter: Support us on Patreon so we can make more videos (and get cool stuff in return): Kurzgesagt merch: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: Discord: The music of the video here: Soundcloud: Bandcamp: Facebook: THANKS A LOT TO OUR LOVELY PATRONS FOR SUPPORTING US: Luca Perfetti, Ramkumar Ranjithkumar, Dan Albert, Bryce, Gregor Gatterer, Benjamin Schrank, Zsuzsanna Goodman, Dale Wahl, Richard, Bruno Mikuö, Josh Villars, Richelle Swinton, WeedyGreen, Turrabo, Nirup Nagabandi, Kevin Kohler, Travis Decaminada, Levi Mauk, Jack McCluskey, Jonathan Lucas, Clemens P¸hringer, Chloe Arvidson, Jason Brady, Germain Wessely, ROBERT MELTON, Rodrigo Acevedo, Kathleen Kintz, Wrekuiem, Michael Hoffman, Nikhil Verma, Darragh Chan, Kinorian, Rohith Rao, Ryan Thomson, Alberto Amigo, Matt Bodsworth, david bibb, Harrison Frede, Joseph Ricks, Taylor Smith, Ilya Tsarev, Mohammad Farzam, Tazia, Sarah Turney, Sammy Binkin, Brian Michalowski, Jiayuan Xu, Thomas Hair, Alexander Simmerl, Sven Rauber, Graham Fenech, Lumi, Stanimir Neroev, Michael Massen-Hane, Arikazei, Aakash Sapre, Sandra Giuliani, Eischen, Edznux, Alex Friele, Alexandru Dimofte, Clayton Ackroyd, Aran J‰ger, Kristiana Sevastjanova, Nadine Gantner, art haschak, Von Schifferdecker, Michael Tabron, Riley Kennedy, JP Michaud, Timo Kohlmeyer, Xavier dupont, Felipe Medeiros, Malte Brendel, Michael Newbon, Hadar Milner, Peppie T Help us caption & translate this video! The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage
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  • Tommy Scott
    Tommy Scott 7 dakika önce

    Does it kill good bacteria too?

  • Squid Wagon
    Squid Wagon 17 dakika önce

    Basically, humans are trying to have an alliance with those nibbas so they easily pull up on those bacterias

  • Leong Li Yang
    Leong Li Yang 17 dakika önce

    Never learned before in school about phages can be good to us, awesome video

  • Snoop
    Snoop 19 dakika önce

    plz explain higgs boson and higgs field

  • 팀포2하는 만덕이
    팀포2하는 만덕이 39 dakika önce

    How about Antibio-phage?

  • Its A Beautiful day
    Its A Beautiful day 56 dakika önce

    Steven universe injectors anyone ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  • Zeldyaf 4425
    Zeldyaf 4425 1 saat önce

    what Happends if the Bacteriophage attacks the BRAIN EATING AMOEBA?,and can the Bacteriophages can attack other Dieseas like other virus,Parasites,and Fungi???

  • Sakata Gintoki
    Sakata Gintoki 1 saat önce

    dont know why, this got me emotional

  • 庭豪 邓
    庭豪 邓 1 saat önce


  • Soni Wakwau
    Soni Wakwau 1 saat önce

    if we're immune to phages, why are we still infected by HIV then?

  • TheMangledTriangle
    TheMangledTriangle 2 saat önce

    I'm glad I don't know any phages

    Like my comment phaget

    ABHISHEK ABHI 2 saat önce

    wow best explanation

  • Samuel Lu
    Samuel Lu 2 saat önce


  • TheMcpe Elytra / Gaming channel

    Leonidas: THIS IS PHAGES
    Bacteria: (plays 'Run') RUN!!!
    Me: cool

  • Purita Mizona
    Purita Mizona 4 saat önce

    Dang! Didn't expect that a phage could develop guns

  • Santosh Sharma
    Santosh Sharma 5 saat önce

    Phages can be alternative option after antibiotics

  • Pro gamers
    Pro gamers 5 saat önce

    Some kind dick with legs looking thing

  • Ralf De Leon
    Ralf De Leon 5 saat önce

    I understand this
    Phages vs Bacteria

  • Mert Guney
    Mert Guney 6 saat önce

    well what it the phages evolve to attack humans?

  • Dead Meme
    Dead Meme 6 saat önce

    This guy made it look like a game with the images

  • Trevor Serra
    Trevor Serra 7 saat önce

    This is very fascinating! Thanks for posting the video! :)

  • Blank_ Line
    Blank_ Line 7 saat önce


  • Alderath the noob
    Alderath the noob 8 saat önce

    Rip 2050

  • Alderath the noob
    Alderath the noob 8 saat önce

    All hail the phages

  • 54bigchris
    54bigchris 8 saat önce

    Dat worms refrence tho

  • ophiucus 12333
    ophiucus 12333 8 saat önce

    but why am i allergic to pennicilin?

  • Abraham Elkayim
    Abraham Elkayim 8 saat önce

    I remember learning about phages 3 years ago, had no idea they could be useful

  • ophiucus 12333
    ophiucus 12333 8 saat önce

    what if we directly transmit phages in infected insects that contain a dangerous virus?

  • xXKiaN MeRCAdo
    xXKiaN MeRCAdo 8 saat önce

    i think i can say kurzgesagt

  • Orion D. Hunter
    Orion D. Hunter 9 saat önce

    Bacteria kill phages someday

  • viraj kumar
    viraj kumar 9 saat önce

    Beautiful video

  • Dylster X
    Dylster X 10 saat önce

    Sounds good does(?) work.

  • Catherine Filatova
    Catherine Filatova 10 saat önce

    bacteriophages so small and already kill to live, so the circle of killing begins, after that everything living on account of the other and ends with us humans killing them all. Makes me think of Leibniz phrase - this world is the best of all possible worlds

  • Henry
    Henry 10 saat önce

    WaiT w0t

  • Sebastian Diez Villarroel

    What's the name of the man that received the phage therapy?

  • yola nola
    yola nola 11 saat önce

    Awsome! Awsome! Awsome! This video is awsome and beautiful at the same time!

  • TheRealSteele53
    TheRealSteele53 11 saat önce

    Who else felt relieved when he told us that phages can’t hurt us humans😂😂

  • Keunjenal Animations
    Keunjenal Animations 12 saat önce

    We need the Bacteriophages!

  • Cugz Arui
    Cugz Arui 12 saat önce

    that moment when you make the deadliest thing on earth be your guard dog