The Most Dangerous Stuff in the Universe - Strange Stars Explained

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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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    • Junior Gabe
      Junior Gabe  2 weeks back

      The quarks look like miis. From the wii.

    • PHILL SHIVELY
      PHILL SHIVELY  2 weeks back

      Strange Matter is purely Science fiction it Doesn't Exist Neither do black Wholes your whole production is Cartoons because it's all Science Fiction

    • Mattew Stone
      Mattew Stone  3 weeks back

      I Like your video

    • DISK0N3CTED
      DISK0N3CTED  3 weeks back

      Does black holes die out?

    • Felix Reuß
      Felix Reuß  1 months back

      Yo i thought of a way how humankind could survive the cold-death of the universe. I know its just a theory but please follow me on this. So we know if humans survive long enough we can become an atleast type 2 society. If we get this far we could decompose dead stars and gas planets drive them both together and create a star artificially. I must admit i know very little about it but it could be possible. I mean we could create a dyson sphere or smthng around it and transport it via an hyperspace engine to a gas planet decompose both and see the star form it self. With decompose i mean blowing them up but with much less boom ya know? Maybe a laser of sorts or other things. Its crazy i know but it sounds great in theory. Waht do you think? Let me know ^^

  • Maxim Maxim
    Maxim Maxim  13 hours back

    Mooncake!! frm Final Space

    • ya boi
      ya boi  14 hours back

      Dark matter?

      *QUARK MATTER.*

      • Jesus Ivan Becerra Leos
        Jesus Ivan Becerra Leos  15 hours back

        El mejor canal que existeee

        • Israel Peralta
          Israel Peralta  16 hours back

          And what are quarks made of ?

          • Megs Donnelly
            Megs Donnelly  17 hours back

            I love the idea of using blackholes like cosmic trashcans to just chuck stuff we dont want to deal with into

            • White Knight
              White Knight  19 hours back

              Oh great... now we have to worry about the flood

              • Sight Field
                Sight Field  20 hours back

                You've come to the right place, if you see birds, cool visualization, and good speaker.

                • snsvalo hgets fony Fltkana

                  the best channel

                  • Guybrush Threepwood
                    Guybrush Threepwood  1 days back

                    my roomate eat quark every breakfast because he wants muscles but I tell him many times is dangerous eating quarks. but he is dense motherfuker and not listen

                    • T0M Phamtom
                      T0M Phamtom  1 days back

                      A powerful hero controlling multiple abilities and the multiverse - aka Dr Strange
                      Or one mini boi

                      • N. Vree
                        N. Vree  1 days back

                        Are there anymore videos provided regarding the Quark Stars? I'd like to know more about them.

                        • Rodrigo
                          Rodrigo  2 days back

                          So... there is hope!

                          • Amgalanbat Chinbat
                            Amgalanbat Chinbat  2 days back

                            Kurzgesagt videos are way scarier than horror movies

                            • Kiến Văn Nguyễn
                              Kiến Văn Nguyễn  2 days back

                              Strangelets: Exist
                              Planets: am i joke to you

                              • KoolBeanz4TheWin
                                KoolBeanz4TheWin  2 days back

                                Kinda cool knowing we can just turn into a blob of strange quarks at any second

                                • the1onlynoob
                                  the1onlynoob  2 days back

                                  If quark matter is of sufficient density to produce strange quarks, what makes them so stable and immune to decay at such high energy levels?

                                  Following up from that, wouldn’t it be a leap to call them perfect matter if quark matter is the result of insufficient gravity to form a black hole and thus could potentially change into a more dense singularity?

                                  Also what makes strange matter so ‘contagious’ that other matter would forgo the normal process of entropy and spontaneously reach a higher energy state upon physical contact?

                                  • KildroneInfinite
                                    KildroneInfinite  3 days back

                                    So if a Strangelet would convert the sun into a Strange Star why is the Neutron Star not converted?

                                    • Tora Blaze
                                      Tora Blaze  3 days back

                                      Space virus

                                      • Kiến Văn Nguyễn
                                        Kiến Văn Nguyễn  3 days back

                                        Strangelets: Destructing the universe.
                                        Thanos: Want to know your location

                                        • Kiến Văn Nguyễn
                                          Kiến Văn Nguyễn  3 days back

                                          Strangelets: I'm the most destructive thing in the universe
                                          Black hole: Hold my gravity
                                          Strangelets: noooooooooooooooo

                                          • NitzTheGamer
                                            NitzTheGamer  3 days back

                                            This is fucking terrifying

                                            • erzuh
                                              erzuh  3 days back

                                              this made me scared that one day im just going to become a strangelet

                                              • Booper Dooper Vlogs
                                                Booper Dooper Vlogs  3 days back

                                                More of these videos will be found in Area 51

                                                • DougtheDonkeyTV
                                                  DougtheDonkeyTV  3 days back

                                                  Meh, it’s all gonna be eaten by black holes anyways lol

                                                  • Uboa
                                                    Uboa  3 days back

                                                    This kinda reminded me about Phazon from Metroid Prime, although it's different from a Strange Quark the fact that it essentially corrupts everything it touches is cool and scary.

                                                    • This is Patrick
                                                      This is Patrick  3 days back

                                                      In a nutshell: space hella weird

                                                      • surearrow
                                                        surearrow  3 days back

                                                        >> Scientist are learning that these videos are awesome..."or maybe not".

                                                        • Mr Lordblader
                                                          Mr Lordblader  4 days back

                                                          Fun fact: fun facts are not fun :)

                                                          • Agu Rich
                                                            Agu Rich  4 days back

                                                            Kurzgezagt: stragen qurkz convrt to rglar qurkz
                                                            Kurzgezagt: it createz stragen matter

                                                            • Agu Rich
                                                              Agu Rich  4 days back

                                                              Kurzgesagt: it cud destroy da wrld
                                                              Kurzgesagt: itz stabel datz y cud destroy da wrld

                                                              • config
                                                                config  4 days back

                                                                >really don't want to be together
                                                                Can relate

                                                                • ven ra
                                                                  ven ra  4 days back

                                                                  Hmm... this is 'strange'.

                                                                  • Richard Polster
                                                                    Richard Polster  5 days back

                                                                    What the duck

                                                                    • PRGG
                                                                      PRGG  5 days back

                                                                      Everyone gangsta untill strangelet touches them

                                                                      • Edin Meco
                                                                        Edin Meco  5 days back

                                                                        Fascinating. The Universe truly is a strange and we may never understand it. Strange Matter could literally be heading to earth at a fast speed but the Strange Matter could be trillions upon trillions of kilometres away.

                                                                        • A Google User
                                                                          A Google User  5 days back

                                                                          We all already know how the universe began, but it's a little religious so I'm not going to say

                                                                          • Appoddigare
                                                                            Appoddigare  5 days back

                                                                            Universe is such a creepy place full of creepy stuff

                                                                            • Leela Patil
                                                                              Leela Patil  6 days back

                                                                              just put another qark ather than up and down ones maybe

                                                                              • Damir Vakhitov
                                                                                Damir Vakhitov  6 days back

                                                                                I don't think this is the entire story. While it is true that strange matter can be contagious, the strangelets can also be ionized or something what makes them not harmful.

                                                                                • AntSwift1
                                                                                  AntSwift1  6 days back

                                                                                  sounds like a black hole, because they would also eat up light making them black

                                                                                  • heshers
                                                                                    heshers  7 days back

                                                                                    strange matter is how the original xbox intro was made

                                                                                    • Samuel Li
                                                                                      Samuel Li  1 weeks back

                                                                                      When we have enough technology (like advanced particle accelerators) we can use strangelets as weapons! Most efficient celestial body destroying method ever.

                                                                                      • 陳達運
                                                                                        陳達運  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Quack:too much pressure, I wanna be alone

                                                                                        • Abdul Rahman
                                                                                          Abdul Rahman  1 weeks back

                                                                                          Well, now we know what Vibranium is made up of....

                                                                                          • vengful howl 2358
                                                                                            vengful howl 2358  1 weeks back

                                                                                            Nobody:
                                                                                            Strange matter: perfectly balanced...as all things should be.

                                                                                            • Lothric Dogs
                                                                                              Lothric Dogs  1 weeks back

                                                                                              But when is the flood coming?

                                                                                              • Steve Wharram
                                                                                                Steve Wharram  1 weeks back

                                                                                                Wtf