How Far Can We Go? Limits of Humanity.

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    • PopcornMan145
      PopcornMan145  1 weeks back

      We aren't limited. No matter how far those groups get, we will always have WORMHOLES!

    • Random thoughts
      Random thoughts  4 weeks back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell one day I will buy all the pictures. Really beautiful

    • SuperVixen5
      SuperVixen5  1 months back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell Is there a black hole called bootes void? And if it is a black hole is it the Milky Way core black hole?

    • Schneeflocke Monsoon
      Schneeflocke Monsoon  2 months back

      Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

      What I say before I watch all of your videos:
      “I thought I’d get your theories, mock them, and then embrace my own.”

      Still love you though.

  • Paul Gleason
    Paul Gleason  34 minutes back

    Be a jack

    • 0yotam
      0yotam  14 hours back

      there is one thing i dont understand: what about wormholes? or some other faster then light future technologies that might not exist but who knows?

      • Tony Mendoza
        Tony Mendoza  1 days back

        We won't ever leave this rock. Yeah, bickering and arguing about who's right or wrong, fighting for them resources. We going extinct baby!

        • pniiice
          pniiice  1 days back

          we won't make it far because a significant portion of humanity are wired for self-destruction due to predisposition toward fear/fight-or-flight/resistance to change. We are doomed to die as a civilization. Sorry folks.

          • Domenico Negro
            Domenico Negro  1 days back

            So, for current physics, every evoluted civilization would be confined in its local group, and so, every civilization could encounter only aliens coming from their local group

            • Chaty
              Chaty  2 days back

              I've got myself sad

              • Horus Hyperion
                Horus Hyperion  2 days back

                So dimensional travel ain't gonna be a thing

                • João
                  João  2 days back

                  It is Humankind's Destiny to sail into the Infinity.

                  • dylan alvarez
                    dylan alvarez  3 days back

                    Why can't we go furthahhh?!
                    Asks soy britishboy
                    Me: bet

                    • Anindo Chatterjee
                      Anindo Chatterjee  3 days back

                      not if we warp travel😏

                      • Lúcio José Beirão
                        Lúcio José Beirão  3 days back

                        Big bang seems like a leak from a much larger tank

                        • SNAPPLE LORD
                          SNAPPLE LORD  3 days back

                          So your telling me
                          That there are trillions of awsome things
                          Waiting to be discovered but we can never get
                          Out of here

                          • Archangel Gabriel
                            Archangel Gabriel  3 days back

                            This video has been out for months yet there are no comments on how the inflation horses are from Adventure Time?

                            • sirstig Falkengård
                              sirstig Falkengård  3 days back

                              Yes we are trapped in our own black gold.😂

                              • SPG
                                SPG  3 days back


                                • ZERO RUM
                                  ZERO RUM  3 days back

                                  Video: Is there a border we can never cross??

                                  *Me (an intellectual): Yes, because Trump will probably find his way to build a WALL in freaking space*

                                  • Koko B
                                    Koko B  3 days back

                                    So... are you trying to tell us that we are very... very... alone

                                    • Ifitsnotonething itsanother

                                      If you say so.

                                      • Merchant Ivory
                                        Merchant Ivory  3 days back

                                        We literally run this world with paper...the paper itself has been giving value because we (humans) say so. We murder, kill, fight, destroy, and conquered for it. Before paper it was metal, and before metal is was we are quite literally are still very much Tarzan, running around shiting all over this small planet with plastic trash and a green house gases. Now i believe humans are getting better, but with a population in 1800 at 1 Billion and in 200 years going to 6 billion and in the next 100 going to 18 billion you can sure as hell bet that "AN" end will be near. It won't be some alien invasion or a big astriod. Interstellar laid it out best, we will run out of food, all animals and planets will die out, and at some point government will force people to lose some of their free will.

                                        I don't mean to say this but i wanted to paint a dark picture not as a way to preaching doom, world is to depressing as is. But I want to say this, Life is short, be nice to each other, don't use plastic, and consider adopting a child verse having several more, and don't buy diamonds or oil or gold. Sharing this world with each other is the next step in evolution,
                                        ~World peace

                                        • Rafael Davin
                                          Rafael Davin  4 days back

                                          Lol quantum fluctuations i tried to see. them

                                          • adnethebeast
                                            adnethebeast  4 days back

                                            I realy enjoy the narrator he sounds realy proffessional

                                            • Alexander Masson
                                              Alexander Masson  4 days back

                                              I noticed that the the time 6,55 that the stars Lin up and show ducks or birds

                                              • MaxxxJo
                                                MaxxxJo  4 days back

                                                NASA predict humanity will never ever pass out our solar system, rather than nearest star or milky-way, not mentioning Andromeda etc. etc. our dreams is so big but the reality is different story.

                                                • Wesley Simmons
                                                  Wesley Simmons  4 days back

                                                  But how do u know if its never been seen ? U don't

                                                  • Peak Top
                                                    Peak Top  4 days back

                                                    The stupidest video i every watched. We can travel outside local group in the future, IDIOT.

                                                    • Manny Matabang
                                                      Manny Matabang  4 days back

                                                      all who believe big bang is crazy. what did the big bang cause then

                                                      • Kristijan Magdic
                                                        Kristijan Magdic  5 days back

                                                        Awesome videos
                                                        and why was there a constellation of Tardis at 6:50?

                                                        • Rd Basha
                                                          Rd Basha  5 days back

                                                          You say that about 6 billion years ago, dark energy took over, and we don't know why.
                                                          This isn't accurate, We do know why it took over.

                                                          The FLRW equations describe how the universe streaches over time. It has terms involving matter and normal energy, and a term involving dark energy. The term involving dark energy becomes dominant when the universe is large. about 5-6 billion years ago our universe became large enough for this term to overcome the rest, and our universe has been accelerating its expansion ever since.

                                                          • Namrata Pal
                                                            Namrata Pal  5 days back

                                                            Why didn't I found this channel earlier 😐 I am so in love with it 😭

                                                            • violent monter
                                                              violent monter  5 days back

                                                              I so sad

                                                              • Yap Hao
                                                                Yap Hao  5 days back

                                                                There will be no limit if one do 10km running, 100push up, 100squat and 100 sit-up every day for 3 years

                                                                • liam DeSanta
                                                                  liam DeSanta  5 days back

                                                                  You:wich is 1 of the many superclusters in the universe
                                                                  Me:wich is 1 of the many universes in the mutiverse

                                                                  • Secunda
                                                                    Secunda  6 days back

                                                                    well that was depressing

                                                                    • Nicholas Eickman
                                                                      Nicholas Eickman  6 days back

                                                                      If Dark Energy was endlessly pushing local groups together, is it possible they would be forced into such a tight space as to cause another Big Bang?

                                                                      • Quantum Proton
                                                                        Quantum Proton  4 days back

                                                                        You're thinking about gravity, and your idea is why people consider blackholes to be what creates new universes

                                                                      • Rd Basha
                                                                        Rd Basha  5 days back

                                                                        dark energy isn't driving things together- it's pushing them apart

                                                                    • Marco Martinez
                                                                      Marco Martinez  6 days back

                                                                      DMT can take you to the edges of the farthest observable universe

                                                                      • Paul Lee
                                                                        Paul Lee  6 days back

                                                                        Multiple big bangs ! We only see the closest to us.

                                                                        • Danny Berry
                                                                          Danny Berry  6 days back

                                                                          I'm sure thankful I have a relationship with the very God that created the entire universe in 6 days. Sure makes it easy to understand.

                                                                          • JadE
                                                                            JadE  3 days back

                                                                            Danny Berry where did you get it? Quran?

                                                                        • Ernest Borsic
                                                                          Ernest Borsic  6 days back

                                                                          its allways good to learn something new

                                                                          • DerpCube
                                                                            DerpCube  6 days back

                                                                            easter egg at 6:46 TARDIS constellation

                                                                            • Outerflesh Entertainment

                                                                              You forgot the potential of wormhole travel

                                                                              • 2pleb boy
                                                                                2pleb boy  7 days back

                                                                                earth is probably 0.00000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000x50x50x50x50x50(useing x50 so idont get banned off your comment section) percent of the know universe

                                                                                • SneakyTree Tree
                                                                                  SneakyTree Tree  7 days back

                                                                                  This video makes me depressed for the future of life :(

                                                                                  • Oliver Phippen
                                                                                    Oliver Phippen  1 weeks back

                                                                                    There is a limit to our intelligence
                                                                                    BUT diversity has diluted it
                                                                                    Our intelligence has not received a new infusion of intelligence but
                                                                                    its has been diluted repeatedly ???

                                                                                    • Entity 13
                                                                                      Entity 13  1 weeks back

                                                                                      i love seeing all your pop culture references.

                                                                                      • Suwarna Talware
                                                                                        Suwarna Talware  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Can we teleport

                                                                                        • Nethma Premarathne
                                                                                          Nethma Premarathne  1 weeks back

                                                                                          By the way I have a way of making us go beyond the limit.... throw all the latest phones into the ever expanding universe.... now go get it back🤣🤣🤣

                                                                                          • Screw The Net
                                                                                            Screw The Net  1 weeks back

                                                                                            That was a fairly well put together way to describe all that. 8/10